01/02/2019 - La Colombe Joyeuse hands out their prestigious Europe Cup every season, and the 2018 edition was dominated by Dutch and Franch fanciers: places one and two go to Dutchmen Batenburg Van de Merwe and Jos Martens, with Frenchman Joél Thorel finishing in third place.
05/10/2018 - For the second year in a row PIPA attended the highly enjoyable Krakus One Loft Race, one of Poland's most important races. About 60 per cent of the birds reached the final on 8 September, in which the Belgian partnership Team Koningshoeve, consisting of Stefan Steenbergen and Benny De Kerf, claimed the win.
11/06/2018 - Met de vlucht van Pau op 22 juni 2018 start naar goede gewoonte het jaarlijkse Euro Diamond Pigeon-kampioenschap. Inschrijven is eenvoudig en goedkoop: €10 voor 2018 of €50 voor een vijfjarenlidkaart voor de periode 2018-2022.
05/04/2018 - Tenerife, the island of eternal spring, hosted the 13th edition of the final of the Derby Arona One Loft Race. The pigeons, all in great form, were basketed on Wednesday 21st of March. They were well prepared for the final race, having covered 1500km across 25 races.
01/03/2018 - The final of the yearling race from the Victoria Falls World Challenge Pigeon Race will take place on 30th of June 2018 instead of 7th July 2018. This changement was made in order to avoid a double booking with the Barcelona race 2018.
28/02/2018 - The well-known Romanian fancier Danut Bacalu from Team Family Bacalu has been performing excellently in one loft races and studying their strengths and weaknesses since 2012. After working on his project for two years, he has now launched the Europa Master Pigeons One Loft Race.
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.