10/11/2011 - Kipp & Sons from the German town of Althornbach win the prestigious PIPA IATP ranking this year. The silver medal is won by another German, Karl-Heinz Koers from Mandel. The stage is completed by the Dutch fanciers Batenburg – van de Merwe from Klaaswaal.
05/11/2011 - "Passion and enthusiasm is the way to success! Top birds are our passion." This is the statement of Kipp family from Althornbach about their pigeons. In 2011 the passion was also appreciable in Althornbach. Also because they won the PIPA-IATP-Championship 2011!
01/11/2011 - The best international ace pigeons on the grand distance with 3 prizes are known. Kipp & Sons from the German village Althornbach have the best ace pigeon. The second best is that from Andre Vaernewijck from Waregem (Belgium). Luc Van Hoecke from Oedelem (Belgium) is the proud owner of the bronze pigeon.