20/12/2010 - Appie Dunnink has a proverbial apple tree in his pigeon loft. He has taken care of the ‘tree’ for years, together with his wife Ellis. And every year it gives them the best ‘fruit’; light chequer or slate coloured.
20/12/2010 - Whoever follows the news closely knows that it is rumbling in the Eurozone. There is instability on the financial market and some banks have collapsed. It is quite the opposite with the pigeons from Klaus Stieneker.
04/11/2010 - If we can agree about one thing, it is the fact that last sport season 2010 the Freddy & Jacques Vandenheede colony swung the sceptre in the provincial and national ‘grand middle distance’ and the ‘light long distance’!
27/09/2010 - The closing national race with the youngsters remains a special happening. One always thinks back to those magnificent showdowns of yesteryear from Orleans, a happening which at the time the whole pigeon sport watched with awe.
12/09/2010 - For the Tours in the middle of august the IWV had 2357 pigeons at the start, of which the 3082141-10 from Pierre was the fastest. This was the 2nd provincial victory with the youngsters in 2010 for this champion from Deerlijk ….
10/09/2010 - Rain, rain, rain! I’m riding through a curtain of rain on my journey to Wageningen, the place of residence of the NPO winner from Breuil in Province 8. His name; Jan Wijnen, 63 years old, in his working life house master of a student house, but now in early retirement.
09/09/2010 - You could not wish for a more festive atmosphere! Winning an NPO race during the annual flower parade. That happened to the 43 year old Henri van der Linde from Sint Jansklooster on Saturday the 21st of August.
08/09/2010 - Five times top 10 in five NPO competitions … the 1. provincial Ace pigeon extreme middle distance in Brabant 2000 … with yearling ‘Henky 98’, who demanded no less than three teletext notations … then you make an impression in your own country and far afield.
29/08/2010 - The ink over the 1st interprovincial from Blois for youngsters by Raf is hardly dry, and we now have to give him another feather to stick in his cap … this time for his provincial victory from La Souterraine by the youngsters in the coast province.