24/01/2018 - The final race of the Thailand Grand Pigeon Race, one of the world's prestigious one loft races, was held recently. It was a bird of the Belgian-Thai partnership Veulemans-Techavichian who won the tough race from Nongkai with an average velocity of 1,052 mpm, already the second win for Teerapol Techavichian after he won along side Jos Thoné.
20/06/2017 - The Asociación Iberolatinoamericana de Colombofilia (AILAC) was founded to build and improve relationships between Spanish-speaking pigeon countries across the world. The organisation has recently launched a new international competition ranking the best birds in the Iberian and several Latin-American countries in one single championship.
14/04/2017 - The 2017 final of the Derby Arona, one of Europe's biggest one loft races, was held on Friday 24 March. This year's race was won by Team Leyen-Segers-Paloma Racing from Belgium, making it their second victory in three years' time after having taken the first prize in 2015.
27/01/2017 - On Saturday 28 January the final race of the new Victoria Falls World Challenge Pigeon Race was held. At 6.15am 413 pigeons were liberated for a race of 415 km. The weather conditions along the race path: cloudy sky with some sunny intervals and no wind.
16/01/2017 - The final race of the first edition of the Pattaya International Pigeon Race (PIPR), a Thai one loft race, was held on 7 January 2017. The birds were liberated in Udon Thani for a race of 530 kilometres. It was the Thai fancier and business man Mike Sadawut Taechaubol who eventually won the race, and that in his first year of pigeon racing!
15/11/2010 - Under ‘old masters’ we understand artists like Rembrandt van Rijn, Pieter Paul Rubens and Vincent van Gogh. It is these people who have put Flanders and Holland on the map with their unique talent.
27/10/2010 - The thirty-two year old Koen Crucke from Onkerzele has just learned that he has been proclaimed General Provincial Champion of East-Flanders 2010 as well as having the first provincial Ace pigeon middle distance with his 4071520/09
27/09/2010 - After what everyone considered as the “frugal” party of 2009 in the "Sheraton Hotel", in the heart of Brussels, "La Colombe Joyeuse" launched a party like never before in the Sports centre in Zaventem. Danny Vanbael and his crew have even more plans for 2011.... our curiosity has been aroused...
24/05/2010 - Monday the 10th of May 2010 saw approximately 26,550 pigeons belonging to members of the North of England Homing Union liberated at Folkestone in Kent to race back to lofts competing in the four racing organisations affiliated to the North of England Homing Union.