Information about pigeon fancier Huijsmans Maarten


(10/03/2020) Auction weekend comes to a close; Team Hooymans (NL) 3,220 euro/bird, Jos Vercammen (BE) 2,813 euro/bird, Cor de Heijde (NL) 2,567 euro/bird

The following auctions came to a close on Sunday 8th of March: Lubomir Kubacek (CZ), Alexandre Margris (FR), Jos Thoné (BE), Canion-Sobkowiak (BE), Dirk Van Dyck (BE), team Hooymans (NL), Jos & Lars Vercammen (BE), Maarten Huijsmans (NL), Cor De Heijde (NL), Van Ouwerkerk-Dekkers (BE) & Davy Tournelle (BE).


(06/03/2020) PIPA TV: Maarten Huijsmans (Hoogerheide, NL) applies his insights strictly to his own loft

A couple of years ago Maarten learned that he had to invest in good pigeons. After 5 years of saving he bought a son of the Bulldozer and thsi turned out to be a perfect move...


(29/12/2019) Auction day ends at 562,000 EURO - Elzinga 4,800 EUR / YB - Huijsmans 3,055 EURO / YB - Golden Prince Spierings 45,500 EURO - Auction month December almost 3 million EURO turnover

The last auction day of this year also ended with great success. The 236 pigeons raised 562,000 EURO, on average 2,381 EURO / pigeon. This ends the December auction month with an impressive 2,850,000 EURO.


(19/12/2019) Maarten Huijsmans (Hoogerheide, NL) wins title of '1st National Champion middle distance', which reaffirms his status in this discipline (VIDEO)

Maarten Huijsmans claims another title of 1st National Champion middle distance The Netherlands in 2019. This means he has now won four consecutive top three placings in this competition, which is an unprecedented achievement in this discipline.


(07/06/2019) Maarten Huijsmans (Hoogerheide, NL) is shaking things up in the 2019 season

Maarten Huijsmans is once again very hard to beat in the sprint and the middle distance, his favourite two competitions. It is worth noting that his fantastic (breeding) hen Doutzen plays a prominent role in this team.


(25/03/2019) Auction day ends with 344,000 euro - youngster of Jelle Jellema's Kleine Jade sold for 20,500 euro

A total of 170 pigeons were sold across 9 different auctions last Sunday, for a total of 344,900 euro or more than 2,000 euro/bird.


(19/03/2019) Maarten Huijsmans (Hoogerheide, NL) develops into a world class player and was again outstanding in 2018!

Maarten Huijsmans is, despite his young age, already a phenomenon at his favorite distances, the sprint and middle distance. In both disciplines he has managed to distinguish himself in a wonderful way at national level.


(31/05/2018) Maarten Huijsmans (Hoogerheide, NL) laat ook dit jaar weer zien tot de absolute top te behoren op de halve fond in Nederland

Met opnieuw een aantal superuitslagen toont Maarten Huijsmans opnieuw zijn absolute klasse, wat hem tot dé sensatie in Nederland en België op de halve fond gedurende de laatste jaren maakt. Een groot deel van die successen zijn te danken aan kweekfenomeen Miss Universe en haar (klein)kinderen zoals Doutzen, Olympic Roel, Pia, Super Cees en Super Yearling.


(15/02/2018) Maarten Huijsmans (Hoogerheide, NL) pushes boundaries as middle distance champion

Has any fancier been more successful in the middle distance in The Netherlands and Belgium over the past three years? Maarten Huijsmans has continued to excel in his favourite competition, now taking home a gold and two silver medals in the national championships. His faithful old Miss Universe has really dominated the competition in The Netherlands lately.


(08/06/2014) Maarten Huijsmans (Hoogerheide, NL) beleeft weergaloos seizoen

Met maar liefst drie rayon zeges en zeven teletekstnoteringen tot dusver in 2014 vervolgt Maarten Huijsmans onverstoorbaar zijn weg richting de absolute top. De dubbele afdelingszege tegen 24.022 d. en de driedubbele rayonoverwinning tegen 3.265 d. zijn pronkstukken van ‘the new kid in town’.