PEC has chosen PIPA as exclusive online seller. This means that birds offered on PIPA are first hand and directly offered by PEC. Pigeons bred by PEC offered on other websites are not directly offered and are second hand.
09/08/2022 - Dominating is the best way to describe it; with 15 pigeons in the national Top 100 and the national winner on the old birds race of Dirk Deroose having a lot of PEC blood in his pedigree, the PIPA Elite Center is well represented on Souillac!
16/12/2021 - A unique season : 2 x 1st Nat ace pigeon KBDB and 13 ace pigeons within the KBDB top 15, all bred at the PIPA ELITE CENTER! Also 4 national victories and 4 Olympiad pigeons, of which 2 x 1st and 2 x 2nd.
05/12/2023 12:00 - The long-awaited catalogue for the auction of all breeding and racing pigeons 2021 and older (+ selection of youngsters 2022 & 2023) from the PIPA Elite Centre is ready. Discover it here!
13/12/2021 - Monday the 13th of December, these new auctions will start: Demaret-Marichal, Davy Tournelle, Joël Verschoot, Jos Thoné, Kristof Mortelmans, PEC, Depasse-Lardenoye, Adrien Mirabelle, Christophe Nottebaert, Bart Geerinckx, Lubomir Kubacek, Johan De Belser & Dirk Bonte.
27/08/2020 - The PIPA Elite Center (PEC in short) step up their game once again, turning 2020 into a fantastic season of racing. No less than five pigeons, all bred by the PEC, have finished in the top ten of the national ace pigeon competitions long distance KBDB.
05/03/2020 - The following auctions ended last Sunday 1st of March: Youri Deblanc (BE), Kai Er (CN), A.T. Breeding Loft by Hadrien Marsille (BE), Team Van Oss (NL), PIPA Elite Center (BE), F&J Vandenheede (BE) & Extreme Long Distance Auction.
01/06/2019 - Vierzon was the first national race of the 2019 season in Belgium. an impressive 13 pigeons that were bred in the PIPA Elite Center (PEC) managed to finish in the national top 47 old birds. Great job!
29/03/2019 - The PIPA Elite Center, or PEC for short, has been striving for several years to bring the crumb of international pigeon sport together. Only the very best, the elite, is good enough to breed. But breeding top pigeons also asks for a keen strategy.
20/11/2018 - Music For Life is de voorbije jaren een begrip geworden in België. In de kerstperiode beheerst deze benefietactie de nationale radio en zelfs televisie. Na een succesvolle eerste editie lanceren PIPA en de familie Vandenabeele de tweede editie van Pigeons For Life: een duivenveiling waarvan de opbrengst naar 4 goede doelen gaat.
22/10/2018 - The sensational auction of grandmaster Gaby Vandenabeele takes off on Monday 29th of October. The weekend of 10, 11 and 12 November will mark the end of an internationally renowned pigeon family. In the lead-up to this auction PIPA will be organising a special quiz!
21/02/2018 - The Chinese pigeon collector Kaier purchased Willy Daniëls's 1st National Ace Pigeon Longer Middle Distance Yearlings 2017 for a record-breaking 400,000 euro. Bart Geerinckx, who attended the sale, was so impressed that day that he convinced the PEC to buy into Nadine (formerly known as Selin) together.
28/11/2017 - The Belgian-Thai partnership ‘PEC-Techavichian Bros’ has won 1st prize three times within 10 days in the first training races of the Pattaya International Pigeon Race 2017 with one of its 17 pigeons: BE17-4062375.
01/06/2017 - The PIPA Elite Center gained an excellent reputation over the past ten years, with a focus on top quality and with the help of world class breeder New Freddy. His descendant Porsche 911 and his full sister Boxster are a great follow-up to this invaluable breeder.
26/08/2016 - It has been six years since New Freddy won the title of 1st National Ace Pigeon Longer Middle Distance KBDB. He was then transferred to the lofts of the PIPA Elite Center, where he bred an endless number of highly successful descendants. His impressive list of references continued to grow in 2016 as well.
30/08/2014 - The latest PIPA DVD was presented to the public at the Fugare Pigeon Racing Fair in Belgium in February 2014. To give everyone the chance to watch this DVD, we will be publishing different parts on our website. In this video Nikolaas Gyselbrecht takes you round the PEC loft that was built at the end of 2013.
01/01/2014 - Just as in the past three seasons we end the year with an overview of our website’s most read articles (including translations). Today we give you numbers ten to six; the top five will be published tomorrow.
12/11/2013 - If you put the word elite in the name of your product or brand you are planning to set a high bar. Elite stands for a select group with exceptional qualities or privileges, that allows you to achieve a very high level.
10/10/2013 - The ‘New Freddy’ BE09-5052387 won the prestigious title of 1st Nat. Ace Pigeon Longer Middle Distance KBDB in 2010. This did not escape the notice of PIPA Elite Center (PEC), which did not hesitate to purchase the New Freddy. It proved a great investment: the bloodline of New Freddy has been breeding internationally successful pigeons season after season. The list of successes in 2013 is quite impressive!
10/07/2013 - The first international Barcelona 2013 (New Laureaat of Luc Wiels) was transferred to the loft of Hugo Batenburg and the PIPA Elite Center shortly after the most important race of the season. This is quite exceptional; it is the first time since 1996 that the international Barcelona winner is not transferred to Asia.
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.
29/04/2013 - Bender is the undisputed highlight of this auction as the First National Ace Pigeon Longer Middle Distance KBDB 2012 and Olympiad Pigeon Cat. G in Nitra 2013. We really look forward to this exclusive auction!
07/12/2012 - It was not so long ago that the New Freddy BE09-5052387 achieved worldwide fame with his title of first National Ace Pigeon Grand Middle Distance KBDB for Pierre Mathijs. That was in 2010, the same year when the PIPA Elite Centre decided to purchase this top class cock to turn him into a great breeder. In only two years he has gained a reputation as an outstanding breeding pigeon.
22/07/2012 - Hugo Batenburgs had just had a wonderful result in the national from Bordeaux and he was amazed when he read the report on the Schults family on PIPA, the family who had won the national Barcelona for The Netherlands in 2012. The winning pigeon from Barcelona, a victory of which the best longer middle distance loft of The Netherlands has always been dreaming of, reminded him of his legendary stock father De Witbuik. Hugo thought this winning pigeon would be perfectly suited to become his new first class breeder!
15/11/2011 - Eenmaal per jaar brengt het PIPA Elite Center een ronde jongen in een internetveiling! U zou ze graag eens komen bekijken of voelen hoe ze in de hand liggen? Dat kan… op de ‘kijkdag’ van 20 november!