24/02/2014 - On 24 February, Yong Lin's total auction (minus young birds of 2013 and 2014) will start. You can now browse through the English catalogue listing all pigeons included in this sale. The aucion will end on Sunday 9 March.
17/02/2014 - Gert Jan Beute (Wilhelminaoord, NL) will sell all his birds (minus youngsters of 2013 and 2014) on PIPA in February 2014. In this short video he presents his most valuable pigeons and contemplates on his history in pigeon racing.
01/01/2014 - Just as in the past three seasons we end the year with an overview of our website’s most read articles (including translations). Today we give you numbers ten to six; the top five will be published tomorrow.
31/12/2013 - The auction of Gerard Koopman finished with an average amount of 3723 euros. No less than five fanciers were very close with a difference of 3 euros or less. Unfortunately, only three people win a prize.
29/12/2013 - This weekend 6 auctions will end. On Saturday the 28th of December Middle Distance Auction and Flavigny-Wozniack and on Sunday the 29th of December Gebr. Van Toor, Gerard Koopman, Mark Gilbert and Freialdenhofen & Sons.
28/12/2013 - With the rainy weather continuing in the week before the fourth Hot Spot Car Race, once again there were the all too familiar concerns about rain and strong head winds on the day of the Hot Spot Car Race; what the pigeons had to face though was light tail winds at liberation and perfect blue skies.
26/12/2013 - Flavigny-Wozniack (Fournival, FR) are selling their best racers and breeders as from 16 December 2013 till 29 December 2013. In this short video they introduce their colony including some of the birds which will be put up for auction.
24/12/2013 - Christmas is the beginning of new life with the birth of Jesus, the messiah. Today people are less and less interested in this story, if at all. Church and religion have lost their appeal and yet we all believe in something, for instance in a better future or in a dream coming true. We all believe in our own way.
16/12/2013 - We are coming towards the end of the year so it is time for our annual Christmas quiz. This time the winner of this quiz will have to make some room for a PEC youngster in his loft. We will also be giving away a number of PIPA gifts.
10/12/2013 - One of the hardest challenges that the loft staff face is the decision to make to liberate or not. In the week running up the third Hot Spot Car Race the weather forecasts were bleak, with rain and very strong head winds forecast.
02/12/2013 - As from 25 November 2013 Vredeveld-Leemhuis sells its complete racing team on PIPA. In this video, Harm Vredeveld and Robert Leemhuis talk about their history, the composition of their team and the pigeons which make their loft so special.