05/02/2016 - Hans and Evert-Jan Eijerkamp are running one of the world's most renowned pigeon families, a family based on the renowned Van Loon pigeons, the top class breed of Heremans-Ceusters and pigeons of Stefaan Lambrechts.
03/01/2016 - Hans & Evert-Jan Eijerkamp had another great season, winning 14 teletext prizes, several first prizes and top results, and achieving an impressive prize percentage. They also had several references both in The Netherlands and abroad, which explains why this is an internationally renowned top loft.
02/10/2015 - A select group of young birds from the best breeders of Hans & Evert-Jan Eijerkamp will be sold in auction from Monday the 5th of October. This loft is celebrating its 65th anniversary, and the two fanciers did not want this auction to pass by unnoticed. That is why they published a catalogue with all the young birds that will be sold in auction.
22/05/2015 - Hans & Evert-Jan Eijerkamp have won a first and second prize in the first middle distance race from Soissons against 8,508 pigeons, and they proved the fastest two pigeons overall in Province 8 against 14,630 pigeons.
24/12/2014 - Two of our sport’s most iconic pigeon fanciers joined forces in 2014 to form quite an exceptional team. Sky Chen (the owner of ‘Chanel No. 5’) and Hans & Evert-Jan Eijerkamp (the owner of ‘Nieuwe Olympiade’) got in touch as they were both looking for the perfect partner for their respective breeders, and the result is a group of 7 youngsters of exceptional value.
15/10/2014 - Hans & Evert-Jan Eijerkamp have one mission in our sport: to breed the world's best pigeons. The achievements of the pigeons from Brummen and the many grateful fanciers from all around the world seem to indicate that they are close to completing their mission.
15/01/2014 - The fanciers from Greenfield Stud in Brummen spare no effort to maintain their place at the top of the competition and it seems that not only Hans and Evert-Jan have benefited from this: a long list of other fanciers have been successful with their pigeons as well.
29/12/2013 - Hans & Evert-Jan stelde afgelopen zaterdag, samen met hun enthousiaste medewerkers, de vele belangstellenden in de mogelijkheid om een kijkje achter de schermen te nemen op de vlieghokken en zeer rijk bevolkte kweekstallen in Brummen. Een zeer geslaagde dag met een massale opkomst.
17/10/2013 - The Eijerkamp fanciers really enjoy their hobby but they are also destined to win and they are capable of reaching their goals. That is what makes Team Eijerkamp so successful. Team Eijerkamp had a splendid 2013 season as well with a few impressive achievements.
25/06/2013 - 2012 turned out to be a truly exceptional season, even for the Eijerkamp family. It seems they have been going with the flow of 2012, leading to similarly exceptional results in 2013: they had a teletext notation in all four one day long distance races and of course the First prize from Nanteuil, this season’s first highlight. It illustrates the capabilities of the prize-winners from Brummen.
10/04/2013 - Now that the Leo Heremans auction is coming up, PIPA asked Hans Eijerkamp to testify about his experience with the Heremans pigeons. In December 2005, Hans Eijerkamp met and visited Leo Heremans for the first time. In this short movie, he tells us about that visit and his successes with the Heremans birds up to now.
16/02/2013 - Two Dutchmen (Jan Hooymans and the Landewe brothers) had already won two car races at the 17th edition of the South African Million Dollar Pigeon Race. Thanks to the achievements of the occasional partnership of Ton de Kovel and Henk Jurriëns this Million Dollar Pigeon Race has been a complete success for The Netherlands. Their top class Untamed Desert, which stems from the renowned Eijerkamp breeding lofts, managed to outclass a field of 2,793 pigeons in the final race of 553 km from Douglas to Johannesburg.
11/01/2013 - The story of Team Eijerkamp sounds like a fairy tale. They recognised the talent of a loft; they purchased pigeons from that loft and eventually they became at least as successful as the owner of that loft himself. Team Eijerkamp has achieved this in a way never seen before!
31/12/2012 - At the end of every year we publish an overview of the most read articles (including the translations) on our website. For 2012 we split the list in two: yesterday we published number ten to six, today we present you with the top five.
17/07/2012 - The 67th season of one of the most well known pigeon families seems to be one of their best ever. Many of their competitors think the Eijerkamp family is impossible to beat in 2012. In 17 big races they took no less than twelve first prizes, including two x first in teletext races!
13/05/2012 - Na vier vitessevluchten kende Nederlandse grootste afdeling, de GOU, een eerste serieuze krachtmeting op Peronne … gebombardeerd tot Teletekst-concours met in het noordelijk deel 14.253 duiven aan het vertrek en in de absolute hoofdrol Team Eijerkamp.
19/04/2012 - Now that the total auction of the last Janssen birds is coming up, PIPA asked Hans Eijerkamp to testify about his experience with the input of Janssen pigeons. In the 1960s, Hans Eijerkamp visited the Janssen Brothers for the first time. In this short movie, he tells us about that visit, his experience with the Janssen birds as a pigeon fancier and his personal experience with the Janssen Brothers.
31/03/2012 - On the eve of the next season, the world's most renowned loft can look back at an exceptional 2011, with Hans and Evert-Jan Eijerkamp winning in diverse disciplines, from NPO Concours over the Europe Cup to one loft races and references world-wide... Wherever Eijerkamp participated, the results were excellent.
21/12/2011 - There had been rumours before, but Hans and Evert-Jan Eijerkamp have now decided to make the grand distance their main goal again for 2012, with the main objective being the Queen’s race in Barcelona. Their present stock of overnight pigeons, with cracks such as ‘Drogba’, ‘Mabel’, ‘Salinero’, ‘Tiesto’ and ‘Henry’ will form the basis of their colony, together with pigeons from Harry and Roger Wijnands from Maastricht, which were purchased in 2006 and 2007.
08/12/2011 - They are ecstatic, Cees, Richard and actually the entire Van Panhuis family. This year they don't only have a top pigeon in the lofts, but with her also won the tile 1° Nat youngsters Ace bird.
26/10/2011 - With great conviction the Eijerkamp team showed in 2011 the great potential of their world-renowned breeding stable. Top class this year which translated into no less than seventeen (17!) Rankings within the top 10 in the prestigious NPO-1 day competitions. With 11 possibilities that means an average of 1.5 per Teletext places; simply astounding.
20/05/2011 - Op de eerste serieuze testcase van 2011 liet Team Eijerkamp geen twijfel bestaan over de aspiraties van deze jaargang … De Brummense grootmacht haalde vernietigend uit, wat leidde tot een historische serie van zes duiven in de top 10! In cijfers 2.-3.-4.-5.-7.-8. Morlincourt tegen 14.598 duiven; een ‘outstanding’ staaltje overheersing.
13/11/2010 - Nederlands grootste meubelicoon, de éminence grise van de duivensport, … superlatieven schieten tekort als het over Hans Eijerkamp gaat. Toch ziet de 76-jarige Brummenaar zichzelf nog steeds als diezelfde duivengekke jongen van 15, alleen een schat aan ervaringen rijker.
12/08/2010 - Vanaf 1 augustus 2010 profileert Team Eijerkamp zich in duivenland als ‘Hans & Evert-Jan Eijerkamp’ … Niet langer Hans Eijerkamp & Zonen? “Met reden,” legt Evert-Jan Eijerkamp uit, “Naast onze drukke werkzaamheden voor de woonwinkel, geven we allemaal onze eigen invulling aan de -geringe - vrije tijd.
05/05/2010 - Na een winter en voorjaar zaaien, komt voor Team Eijerkamp nu de tijd om te oogsten. “Ons seizoen is steeds meer afgestemd op de NPO vluchten, waar we keihard voor hebben gewerkt,” aldus Hans Eijerkamp, “en dan is 1 mei de datum vanaf wanneer de ploeg op stoom moet komen.
07/11/2009 - Elk jaar wordt weer hard gestreden om de kampioenschappen en vaak tekent zich in de loop van het seizoen wel af wie we op het podium mogen verwachten. De concurrentie is op elke vlucht weer moordend en vaak kan men zich niet veroorloven één steek te laten vallen.
31/08/2009 - Who hasn’t heard of them, this very passionate family from the Dutch Brummen? They have achieved a great number of national and international titles. Nothing is too much for them to ensure that they can continue to perform at the high level of the last few years.
24/06/2009 - The Eijerkamp Team races under two names: H. Eijerkamp and sons with Piet Schrijvers as carer and Lotte Eijerkamp with Gerard Boesveld as carer. Together they had basketted 76 pigeons for this 1-day long distance race. The expectations were high for this race.