25/12/2015 - Sending Christmas wishes has been a lifelong tradition. It is a way of showing people that you really care about them. Try to send a meaningful message to your loved ones, and do not forget to express your gratitude towards them.
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.
15/08/2015 - New preliminary PIPA ranking result 'Best old bird and yearling in the Belgian national races' after the races from Bourges I, Châteauroux I, Guéret, Montluçon, Argenton I, La Souterraine I, Châteauroux II, Bourges II, Châteauroux III. The available national, zonal and provincial results were taken into account for this ranking.
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.
12/07/2015 - New preliminary PIPA ranking result: Best old bird and yearling in the Belgian one day long distance races with 2 & 3 prizes after the races from Limoges I, Valence, Cahors, Limoges II, Montélimar, Montauban, Brive, Jarnac. The available national, zonal and provincial results were taken into account for this ranking.
03/07/2015 - For the third consecutive season PIPA will create several rankings for the best pigeons in different races and distances, both during and after the season. Read on to find out which ranking you can excel in this year.
25/03/2015 - As we announced a while ago, PIPA will be introducing its PIPA rankings for pigeon fanciers in The Netherlands as of next season. The aim of this initiative is to award the country’s best fanciers, and to give their pigeons the international recognition they deserve.
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.
24/01/2015 - It begins to look like a repeating scene; pigeon fanciers displacing each other at the stand of PIPA, like at the front row of a rock concert, eager to get what they want. Again in 2014 and 2015 - in Lang Fang and at the Olympiad in Budapest - the same appeared. The trophy that lead to this excitement? The release of the 3rd version of PIPA Collectors Edition.
19/10/2010 - The auction which ends this weekends is the total auction (minus young birds) of one of the top lofts of The Netherlands. Jo & Florian Hendriks worked themselves up to the top of The Netherlands on the middle distance / one day long distance. An unseen series of topbreeders and topracers are offered here! Take a look to the auction by clicking 'Pigeons for sale'.
18/10/2010 - Today the Jewels of the Sky October part 5 up to and including 8 ended, as well as a.o. the Aelbrecht & De Rauw-Sablon collection from Ivan Baetens. Both auctions were an overwhelming success!
15/10/2010 - One of the most prestigious Acebird titles each year is the Acebird grand middle distance KBDB. Astronomical amounts are paid/offered every year to the person who has managed to win this title...this year it was even more special....
13/10/2010 - Just a few days have passed since the announcement of the KBDB National Acepigeons, and PiPa already started with an auction which includes children, brothers, sisters to some of the 1st National Acepigeons KBDB. Next to this top quality auction we also offer you the best old breeders and racers of Goosens-Druart, by insiders known as a loft with very high potential! Then we also have the auction of 2 of the biggest One Loft Races in Europe, Europa Classic and Emerald Classic. All these auctions end today! Take a look by clicking 'Pigeons for sale' in your menu.
22/09/2010 - At the time when PiPa started with the sale of a few pigeons on the website… it was the intention not to just sell ‘any’ pigeons… but right from the beginning to strive to only sell the ‘best’ pigeons… pigeons which could give your pigeon colony more ‘value’. An objective which later became the ‘slogan’… under which the PiPa-auctions were posted.
06/07/2010 - Barcelona 2010 was in all aspects a special flight. As for us at PiPa. The visitors record was again pulverized and eventually almost doubled! Our dedicated server couldn't handle the peak in visitors and went down.
20/05/2010 - The first national race on the programme will take place this weekend. As is the habit, we will publish on our site all the race information and results hot off the press. To make sure everything goes smoothly we have completely refurbished the component "Racing season (Inter)National"! Here below an overview of what you can expect.
10/05/2010 - A unique chance to obtain reinforcements with an eye to the future. We rang the bells of the national and international toppers in search of something from the very best of their colony. A pigeon out their top couple, out their Ace pigeon, out their national winner ... One for one originating from ‘world toppers’ from the previous sport season, 2009.
28/04/2010 - Every year PiPa organizes a ‘Support Auction’ to close the current auction season. This year we have decided to donate the profit of € 9000 to the PPN, Promotie Postduivenport Nederland (Promotion Pigeon sport in the Netherlands)..