The showpiece of the PIPA rankings, the IATP ranking, has French winners this year, Alain and Valérie Pocholle, who already finished third last year. The silver goes to Hubert Stollenwerk (Germany) and the bronze is won Freddy Van Acker (Belgium). Fanciers from three different countries!
Browse through the result of the IATP ranking 2016 here.
The IATP ranking (International All Times Pigeon) is a championship organised by PIPA. It lists the best first nominated birds on all six international extreme long distance races in which fanciers from all countries can participate. Those races are Pau, Barcelona, St Vincent, Marseille, Narbonne and Perpignan.