05/01/2011 - The Public Auction of the pigeons of the late “Pros Roosen” will be held over a period of two days starting on Saturday Jan .8, 2011 and continuing on Sunday Jan.9 2011. The handling of the pigeons will begin at 12:00 PM (Noon) on Jan. 8, 2001 with the auction and live bidding commencing at 2:00 PM at the “Oad Thoear”, Steegputstraat 4, Thorn (NL).
08/01/2011 - The region of Tremelo and Baal is not only known worldwide through father Damiaan… our 2 ‘cycle-cross gods’ Sven Nys and Niels Albert who at the moment are bringing spectacles to our screens week after week… and for whom this is their home port… put the area on the world map!
05/01/2011 - Just like the auction of Jos Thoné the auction of Pros Roosen will have its very own live stream. This time we made sure all of you will be able to watch the live stream without suffering any connection problems.
04/01/2011 - In this last Jewels of the Sky Auction of the 2010-2011 edition which ends today, we bring you again a topquality offer. We might say that some of the best was kept for last, because the quality in the current auction is extremely high. Following topfanciers offer birds in the current auction: G&S Verkerk, Jan Hooymans, Chris Hebberecht, Pieter Veenstra, Hans & Evert-Jan Eijerkamp & F&J Vandenheede! You can find the auction by clicking 'Pigeons for sale' in your menu.
05/01/2011 - Pros is a living 'encyclopaedia' where the pigeons are concerned. His personal victories and the list of top performances of the Pros Roosen pigeons in other lofts are so immense (see part 1) that in the main we will have to limit ourselves… even though we could talk about this for hours.
01/01/2011 - Whoever hears the name Arie Dijkstra, thinks immediately of the top pigeons “Okidoki”, “Spikkeltje” & “Boogie”. These are all children of “Leonardo” x “Tinkelbel”, the via PiPa w2orld famous breeding couple.
01/01/2011 - The title of General Champion by the Belgian Verstandhouding is one of the most prestigious titles handed out every year, and which every long distance fancier dreams of adding to his honours list!
26/12/2010 - My pigeons, says Vanbruaene, are given honey with lemon for two days by the homecoming, with each pigeon being generously fed in its box. There is a drinking pot hanging on every box and each box contains a dish of food.
24/12/2010 - What Luc, Bart & Jurgen Geerinckx have raced together over the last few seasons is simply phenomenal… almost bordering on the unbelievable. A recital of provincial victories, national victory from Limoges Derby, national titles ...