25/04/2020 - The golden Rocco dynasty was impossible to beat in 2019. Robin claimed a 1st Nat. Libourne YLs, as well as a title of 1st Nat. Ace Pigeon long distance and extreme long distance YLs KBDB. And a full brother of his sire, Robby, was 7th Nat. Ace Pigeon long distance KBDB 2019 this season. This is a family of race winners and ace pigeons!
10/04/2020 - Wendela claimed her first national championship titles in the junior ranks, and she is now proving to be just as competitive at the highest level, claiming for instance a title of Best young bird sprint in The Netherlands 2019 (PIPA Ranking).
21/03/2020 - The combination from Holsbeek excelled again in 2019. Their season highlights included a widely predicted national victory from Montluçon, as well as a title of 8th National Ace Pigeon longer middle distance KBDB YLs 2019.
15/03/2020 - Roger claimed a 5th Nat. Ace Pigeon long distance & extreme long distance YLs KBDB in 2018, and he had Belgium's best pigeon from Perpignan across two seasons in his collection as well. And he continued to claim national titles the following season, with a 9th Nat. Ace Pigeon long distance & extreme long distance YLs KBDB 2019, and a title of 14th Nat. Champion KBDB in the same discipline. Impressive!
07/03/2020 - The pigeons of Dirk Van Dyck, the world famous sprint and middle distance champion, are seemingly inexhaustible. It showed again in 2019: their many great results led to two national ace pigeon titles.
04/03/2020 - The 2019 long distance season of Van Ouwerkerk-Dekkers from Brasschaat has been quite a success indeed. The provincial victories from Agen (olds and yearlings), St. Vincent and Perpignan gained further prominence with the incredible performance of Poco Barcelona.
25/02/2020 - Team Van Oss has been one of the leading names in the one day long distance in The Netherlands for quite a number of years now, as you can tell from their many notable achievements. They were on top of their game again this season: they claimed victory in a number of national/NPO races, and they were victorious in the national championship one day long distance as well.
01/02/2020 - Pigeon racing can be amazing. Just ask Jaap and Adriaan Scheele from Terneuzen. In our earlier reports from 2018 and 2019, and again in this article from 2020, we have talked about their terrific generation of young birds from 2017.
04/01/2020 - An international victory, two national victories, 13x top 50 international and 19x top 100 international: this is the astonishing balance of Michel Dubois in 2019. This french fancier dominated brilliantly the international races of Western Europe.
27/12/2019 - Maarten Huijsmans claims another title of 1st National Champion middle distance The Netherlands in 2019. This means he has now won four consecutive top three placings in this competition, which is an unprecedented achievement in this discipline.
27/12/2019 - This has been a brilliant season for Peter Janssen. He outperformed his opponents in several races, claiming provincial first prizes and even a national victory in Sector 3, which we discussed in an earlier report.
27/12/2019 - It seems that the age of wisdom allowed André Allemeersch to achieve the best season of his career. With a first national victory and 2 silver medals in the national championships of the KBDB, the balance of 2019 will remain unforgettable.
26/12/2019 - For two years, Olympic Nicole was pretty much racing in a league of her own. Her racing career has now come to a close, and you can tell from her youngsters, which have won top placings against thousands of pigeons, that she has become quite a gifted breeding hen as well.
26/12/2019 - Wout has done it again. His phenomenal newcomer New Prince, with ring number NL18-3816237, has surprised his opponents in Province 2 quite a few times this season. This of course in the one day long distance, Wout's favourite competition.
26/12/2019 - And that is an understatement. They claimed a national first prize from Narbonne and an impressive 24 national top 100 placings, including four top tens. They also won numerous victories and other top results both at club level and national level. This team is on top of their game!
25/12/2019 - Jos Martens claimed as many as three international victories in Tarbes, Marseille and Perpignan. Many of his best results in recent years were won with pigeons that are related to the phenomenal Der Sjef.
21/12/2019 - Marnik and his son Tom Van Gaver have been running one of the best performing pigeon lofts in Belgium in recent years. And two bloodlines have played an increasingly important role: Finn and Ricky.
20/12/2019 - We go back to 2013, the year in which the Leo & Gerry Dockx combination claimed a 1st National Nevers of 11,579 young birds with Jente. A stroke of luck? We don't think so: they went on to add a title of 1st National Ace Pigeon longer middle distance young birds to their palmares the following season, with their now famous Tarzan.
20/12/2019 - It was thanks to Pitbull and his fantastic descendants that Rudy Van Reeth developed into an internationally renowned fancier. And numerous other lofts at home and abroad have been highly successful with the help of Pitbull's descendants. And this bloodline is also very well suited for crossbreeding, as you can tell from the many references.