20/09/2012 - “The man who lets the others do the talking, he is today’s most successful long distance fancier. He owns unbeatable long distance stock that was outstanding in the races of the Pyrenees.” This is how Cees was described by his fellow fanciers. Unfortunately this long distance champion has passed away. This is a sad day for our sport.
04/07/2010 - After winning 3 years in a row the provincial extreme long distance championship and after winning 2nd National Tarbes, 6th National Perpignan, the dutch national victory of the most prestigious pigeon race in the world now goes to Cees Luijkx.