08/12/2015 - Several auctions closed this weekend, selling 192 pigeons in total. An impressive 576,225 EURO was raised this weekend, with an average sale price of 3,000 EURO per pigeon. A brief report of each auction can be found below.
24/11/2015 - For the first time in history, fanciers from the European mainland will be able to participate in the one loft race of the (UK) Royal Pigeon Racing Association. The organisation has 100 spaces available. Fanciers from the European mainland can enter up to and including 7 December. After that date, the remaining spaces will be offered to UK entrants on the reserve list.
28/09/2015 - Six different auctions closed this weekend, in which a total of 65 pigeons were sold. The total revenue for all 65 pigeons amounted to 150,450 euro, resulting in an average sale price of 2,314 euro per pigeon.
15/09/2015 - Seven small auctions closed this season, and each of them saw high average sales prices, resulting in an overall average price of 2,299 euro/pigeon this weekend, or a total of 142,550 euro for 62 pigeons.
15/08/2015 - As one of the people who has helped collect the birds for the Kalimanci one loft race in previous years, George and I were lucky enough to be invited out to witness the race in 2015. This is a personal report of our time in Bulgaria.
25/06/2015 - On Tuesday the 23rd of June 2015, 2 new auctions started. The auction of Sorin Florea will end on Sunday the 5th of July 2015. The second part of the Season Finale will end on Monday the 6th of July 2015.
01/03/2015 - In 2016, the Canary Islands will no longer have just one, but two one loft races. As well as the Derby Arona on Tenerife, a new one loft race will be organised on the island of Gran Canaria as part of a bigger project bringing people closer to nature.