02/07/2013 - The PIPA auction season has just come to an end and it was again a memorable season, in which nearly all records were broken. This is thanks to the fanciers that continue to offer high quality pigeons, and to the increasing number of potential buyers, who have confidence in PIPA.
03/05/2013 - Nikolaas Gyselbrecht of PIPA Elite Center (PEC) presents "Bender", 1st National Ace Pigeon Great Middle Distance KBDB 2012. This pigeon is put up for auction in the PEC auction in May, as well as two of Bender's children.
09/12/2012 - Today and tomorrow the total auction (all birds up to and including 2009, with 2 pairs in BIS) of Etienne Meirlaen is ending. Below we have published some of the best pigeons in the auction.
08/11/2012 - The total auction of Hubert De Ceuninck (Nieuwpoort, BE) has just started. Reason enough for Günter Prange, the world famous fancier from the German town of Meppen, to pay a visit to his friend to talk about their friendship and their careers as fanciers.
08/10/2012 - Just like last year, a PIPA auction will be held in Denmark. This year again two fanciers will sell some quality birds: Batenburg-van de Merwe (Holland) offer 10 young birds including 2 youngsters from national winners and Flanders Collection (Belgium) offers 14 young birds including 2 grandchildren of Bak 17.
19/09/2012 - The best old birds and yearlings over all national middle distance races 2012 have been calculated. These are the winners: Lefebre Yvonne from Zulte (6 and 5 prizes) and Gevaert-Van Schoorisse from Ronse (4 prizes). The ranking is based on the national and zonal results per 20.
18/09/2012 - The best European ace pigeon (with three prizes) over all international races in 2012 belongs to Paulssen P & Son from Roosteren (Holland). The German fanciers Elenz-Haag from Trier finished second and the Belgian fancier Jean-Marc Jacquemain from Trooz settled for third.
14/09/2012 - Ulrich Lemmens from Balen owns the best young birds in Belgium over three and four national races (based on national and zonal results per 10). The best pigeon over three national races for young birds is 'William'; the best young bird over four races is 'Young Freddy'.
13/09/2012 - We couldn’t have hoped for a better day to end the national racing season: a sunny day, not a single cloud in the sky and only a slight breeze. This was the perfect opportunity for our pigeons to deliver a strong performance and their last chance this season to hit the ‘Top Performances’ column.
12/09/2012 - We couldn’t have hoped for a better day to end the national racing season: a sunny day, not a single cloud in the sky and only a slight breeze. This was the perfect opportunity for our pigeons to deliver a strong performance and their last chance this season to hit the ‘Top Performances’ column.
10/09/2012 - Gaston Van de Wouwer from Berlaar has the best young bird of 2012 from Bourges, Argenton and La Souterraine in his lofts. He is also owner of the third best with three prizes; the second best is a pigeon that belongs to Jespers-Vanderwegen from Holsbeek.
09/09/2012 - The best old birds from Belgium over all one-day long distance races of 2012 belong to Erik Limbourg from Brussegem (5 prizes), Gino Clicque from Wevelgem (4 prizes) and Wilson Dekens from Zingem (3 prizes). The ranking is based on the national and zonal results per 20.
09/09/2012 - The best yearlings over all Belgian national long distance races of 2012 can be found in the lofts of Erik Limbourg from Brussegem (3 prizes) and Jos Van Olmen from Broechem (2 prizes). The classification is based on the prizes per 10.
08/09/2012 - Jean-Marc Jacquemain from Trooz (3 prizes) and Etienne Devos from Deerlijk (2 prizes) are the owners of the best Belgian pigeons over all seven international races of 2012 (including Bordeaux). The ranking is based on the available prizes per 20.
05/09/2012 - With September here many of us have now started counting down towards the end of the racing season. We’ve still to see the ending result, but a thorough selection has been done. We were treated to some really nice flying weather this first weekend of September, with a lot of sun and hardly any wind. Ideal conditions to hit the gas pedal once more, which resulted in the following outstanding performances.