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.
16/12/2014 - Pigeon fanciers from around the world have really been looking forward to the release of the PIPA Collectors Edition III. You might remember the incredible images of Chinese copies being handed out at the Lang Fang pigeon exhibition. Today we bring you the English version of our latest edition!
08/11/2014 - The PIPA rankings of the best old birds and yearlings on the Belgian national longer middle distance races of 2014 have been finalised. The great victores are André Roodhooft (Pulderbos) and Roger & David Pierre (Pécrot) with three and two victories respectively. Team Freddy De Jaeger (Knesselare) wins one ranking.
17/09/2014 - On Saturday August 30th the big final of Danish Pigeon Race gathered around 500 happy fanciers from all over Europe! The final race from Göttingen and the 400 km was the culmination since the youngsters were delivered from all over the world back in May.
21/07/2014 - The PIPA rankings of best old birds & yearlings in the Belgian national middle distance races have been updated. The rankings of 3, 4, 5 and 6 prizes now include the La Souterraine I results.
16/07/2014 - In several of our reports you could see fanciers wearing a loft coat or a cap with the PIPA logo. Soon readers started asking us where they could buy these items. You can find all these items with the PIPA logo in our web shop, except for the PIPA shirt.
17/06/2014 - The latest PIPA DVD was presented to the public at the Fugare Pigeon Racing Fair in Belgium in February 2014. We would like to give everyone the chance to watch this DVD, so we will be publishing different parts on our website in the next few weeks.
16/05/2014 - Exclusive, informative and very popular, that is what PIPA Collector's Edition stands for. In a very short period of time, this exclusive book made a name for itself worldwide. A new tradition was born and in 2014/2015 the third edition of PIPA Collector's Edition will be presented. We are delighted to offer you the possibility of being part of this year's edition.
14/03/2014 - The final of this year's Danish Pigeon Race, Scandinavia's biggest one loft race, will take place in Aabenraa on 30 August. The organisation has published more information on this year's race.
13/02/2014 - In the Mexican city of Teotihuacán on 25 January 2014 the official opening of the new one loft race Derby De Fondo was held. The liberation of the final race (700 km) will take place in Juan Aldama on Saturday January 24, 2015.
11/02/2014 - Most of you probably know that Fugare, Belgium’s biggest pigeon exhibition, takes place next weekend. This year, as in previous years, PIPA will be attending the exhibition and we really hope to welcome you at our stand. We plan to do something special this year, something in terms of “PIPA goes international”.