08/06/2020 - Due to enforced restrictions and the suspension of the 2019/20 Derby Arona Tenerife one loft race the Derby Arona team are pleased to announce, the long-awaited restart of this year’s race series shortly.
19/05/2020 - This year there will be no International PigeonMarket in Kassel/Germany. Because of the unpredictable developments due to the corona crisis, especially as trade fair planning is concerned, we unfortunately see no other option.
19/05/2020 - Team Sangers is always a force to be reckoned with at international level. They have been racing at the highest level season after season, with the help of some of the best performing Van Den Bulck pigeons, and the world's most comprehensive collection of Stefaan Lambrechts birds.
25/04/2020 - Nutrition can be an important factor when trying to anticipate a delayed racing season. We turned to nutrition expert Eddy Noël, who gave us a few ideas on how to cope with the current crisis.
25/04/2020 - For sure one of the very best One Loft race breeders in the world is 11-years old Wolverine, star producer for Mike Ganus. Many of the 2020 best Million Dollar performers are indeed related to this original Norman cock! A Wolverine Special is in auction PIPA, closing tomorrow Sundy April 26th.
01/04/2020 - The two-day auction closed on 30th of March, selling all old birds from 2017 and earlier + a group of youngsters of Kurt & Raf Platteeuw. This was a highly anticipated auction with plenty of race winners.
31/03/2020 - Just before the Covid 19 pandemie, on 06-07 March 2020 at the Warsaw Plaza Hotel the 1st World Congress of the International Veterinary of Pigeons Association (IVPA) was held, during which the organization's authorities were selected for term of office 2020-2022.
26/03/2020 - PIPA is always striving to improve the user friendliness of its auction platform. The descriptions and the pedigrees of all pigeons in our online auctions are already being translated into Chinese, and we recently introduced a new feature called picture texts.
20/03/2020 - Despite the world being heavily impacted by the coronavirus, the following fanciers can look back on a successful pigeon auction: Kas & Karel Meijers (NL), Ivan Baetens (BE), Roger Mylle (BE), Jutla Brothers (UK), Sangers pigeons (NL), Tom Van Gaver (BE), Francis Franssen (BE) & Kristof Mortelmans (BE).
12/03/2020 - All pigeons from 2017 and older of Kurt & Raf Platteeuw will be sold on PIPA, starting from Monday 16th of March. You can either browse the catalogue beforehand or check the collection online on Sunday 15th of March, right after the auctions from previous weeks have come to a close.
24/02/2020 - The International Racing Pigeons Championship - MIRA 2020 - organized by the Portuguese Federation as in the last twenty two years, is ready for the gathering of the pigeons and will be a meeting place for breeders once more.
13/02/2020 - The following auctions came to a close on Sunday 9th and Monday 10th of February: Shaun McDonough (UK), Frans Bungeneers (BE), Dean Pallatt (UK), Rutz & Sons (DE), Hardy Krüger (DE), BDS-team (BE), Veuve-Delbruyère (BE), Chris Debacker (BE) & Embregts-Theunis (NL).