29/12/2011 - Andre Verbesselt has been forced to part with his wondrous collection of ‘Aelbrecht pigeons’! Simply because there is no other way… there is no option… the verdict is tough, but irreversible!
08/12/2011 - Now that the total auction of Verreckt-Ariën is online, we would like to present to you a short fragment of an interview in English with one of the best Belgian racing lofts of the past decade. The interview was conducted by the British fancier Tony Cowan in cooperation with ECL Productions.
20/09/2011 - The second weekend of September was summery, even sultry to oppressively warm, through the warm air with a high degree of humidity coming in from the south. The pigeons then achieved quite high speeds, whereby the following fanciers managed to achieve nice performances:
07/09/2011 - Saturday the 3rd of September was one with a summer alloy. Plenty of sunshine, temperatures flirting with the 30° and almost windless, in short 100% trustworthy and a dream for the majority of fanciers, which yielded the following ‘nice performances’:
06/09/2011 - September has arrived, which also means that the end of the pigeon season is in sight. On Satyrday we enjoyed a rare summers day, on Sunday the rain and inadvertant weather was once again the master of the weather picture. A weekend with 2 sides to it, in which the following fanciers managed to achieve ‘nice performances’:
31/08/2011 - Thorsten Daum was one of Germany’s biggest champions in short & middle distance racing before he made a career switch to one loft racing. In the latter discipline, he is not part of the international top.
03/09/2011 - In the Netherlands the 'late races' and the game with the youngsters is in full swing. This produces a nice number of participating pigeons everywhere and the following 'nice performances':
22/08/2011 - Just like the previous weekends, there were a lot of races on the programme in the Netherlands. An overview of the best performances can be found in our Nice Performances of the Netherlands.
30/07/2011 - Despite the changeable and rainy weekend, several lofts still managed to achieve great performances, even dominate the races. In the Netherlands it produced the following good performances: