06/08/2020 - “Incredible.” That is how Albert Derwa summarised his 2019 season. We are now in the early 2020 season and Albert is still trying to compute the achievements of his racing birds last year. He reckoned it would be impossible to do better in 2020.
09/06/2018 - The racing team of Derwa-Luxem has started the new racing team with fury. They have been winning one top prize after another under the leadership of Mon Amie and Izaura. Stock dam Paulien played a crucial role in this succes story.
21/03/2018 - De Primo and De Zoon, Invictus (1st nat. Issoudun), Rosella (2 x 1st prov.), Vallari (1st prov. La Souterraine), Pricilla (1st prov. Gueret), Daughter Paulien (3 x top-20 national), Rosella (1st ace pigeon B.U '14 and 1st ace pigeon B.U. '15), and Lena (2 x 1st prov.). These are all outstanding pigeons that saw the light of day in the pigeon loft of Derwa-Luxem, and they all stem from super class hen Paulien.
21/12/2016 - If we were to dedicate an article to the most renowned pigeon lofts in Belgium that manage to deliver season after season, Albert and Francine Derwa-Luxem should not be left out. 2016 saw the racing birds of Derwa do what they do best: winning races!
27/08/2015 - The old birds have had a fantastic season in the national longer middle distance races, including two provincial first prizes and a victory in the zone. It seems a new generation of racing birds is now ready to take over, since the young birds' team of Derwa-Luxem has been quite successful in the sprint competition in recent weeks!
18/03/2015 - The Derwa-Luxem combination, which consists of Albert Derwa and his wife Francine, have had an outstanding 2014 season, winning no less than 17 first prizes and three provincial victories!
19/01/2015 - The outstanding breeding hen Paulien passed away last week in the lofts of Albert & Francine Derwa-Luxem from Herent. She was indeed a world class breeding pigeon, having bred numerous highly successful descendants, both in her home loft and for many other fanciers.
24/05/2014 - Albert Derwa-Luxem is a household name in international pigeon racing. The descendants of his breeding hen Paulien have performed really well both at home and in other fanciers’ lofts, and his provincial winner from Vierzon originates from that same Paulien bloodline as well.
02/07/2013 - Am vergangenen Wochenende gewann Albert Derwa, der unter dem Namen Derwa-Luxem reist, den 1. in der Zone und den 1. provinzial von Gueret. Die jährige Täubin Pricilla, BE12-2080130, die dafür sorgte, ist eine Tochter von Paulien, der unumstrittenen Stammmutter des Schlages Derwa-Luxem.
31/12/2012 - In zirka 20 km Entfernung von Brüssel liegt der Ort, wo die Schlaggemeinschaft Albert und Francine Derwa-Luxem in den letzten Jahren fantastische Ergebnisse verbuchten. Mit einer sehr begrenzten Zahl von Tauben behaupten sie sich Jahr für Jahr von der Kurz- bis zur Großen Mittelstrecke gegen die Besten von Belgien.
06/11/2011 - In the middle of the season Albert and Francine Derwa-Luxem already had a record coefficient to their name for the ‘National Championship Yearlings’… and the fact that they have won this title is certainly no surprise, rather more a confirmation of what everyone presumed!
29/09/2011 - Der Schlag Albert und Francine Derwa-Luxem gehört in 2011 ohne Zweifel zu einem der besten Schläge unseres Landes. Sie zeigten dies mit dem doppelten Provinzionalsieg ab La Souterraine und 2 x 2. Provinzional ab Gueret!