16/12/2014 - Pigeon fanciers from around the world have really been looking forward to the release of the PIPA Collectors Edition III. You might remember the incredible images of Chinese copies being handed out at the Lang Fang pigeon exhibition. Today we bring you the English version of our latest edition!
08/11/2014 - The PIPA rankings of the best old birds and yearlings on the Belgian national longer middle distance races of 2014 have been finalised. The great victores are André Roodhooft (Pulderbos) and Roger & David Pierre (Pécrot) with three and two victories respectively. Team Freddy De Jaeger (Knesselare) wins one ranking.
21/07/2014 - The PIPA rankings of best old birds & yearlings in the Belgian national middle distance races have been updated. The rankings of 3, 4, 5 and 6 prizes now include the La Souterraine I results.
16/07/2014 - In several of our reports you could see fanciers wearing a loft coat or a cap with the PIPA logo. Soon readers started asking us where they could buy these items. You can find all these items with the PIPA logo in our web shop, except for the PIPA shirt.
17/06/2014 - The latest PIPA DVD was presented to the public at the Fugare Pigeon Racing Fair in Belgium in February 2014. We would like to give everyone the chance to watch this DVD, so we will be publishing different parts on our website in the next few weeks.
16/05/2014 - Exclusive, informative and very popular, that is what PIPA Collector's Edition stands for. In a very short period of time, this exclusive book made a name for itself worldwide. A new tradition was born and in 2014/2015 the third edition of PIPA Collector's Edition will be presented. We are delighted to offer you the possibility of being part of this year's edition.
11/02/2014 - Most of you probably know that Fugare, Belgium’s biggest pigeon exhibition, takes place next weekend. This year, as in previous years, PIPA will be attending the exhibition and we really hope to welcome you at our stand. We plan to do something special this year, something in terms of “PIPA goes international”.
31/08/2013 - Ivan Phillips has been appointed as PIPA agent for India. Ivan is a 40-year-old engineer and a successful fancier. He competes in the Tamil Nadu Racing Pigeon Association and is a grandchild of William Phillips, a legendary fancier in India.
30/08/2013 - A few months ago PIPA started looking for a new supply agent for The Netherlands, for which we received numerous applications. After a strict three step selection process it was decided to appoint Ad Fortuin and Jawin van Namen as our new agents.
06/08/2013 - We are over the first half of the 2013 season and the results from all levels are being published on a daily basis. This means our team of calculators knows what to do. We give you several provisional results for our rankings in the middle distance, the long distance and the extreme long distance.
03/08/2013 - The new 2013-2014 PIPA auction season starts on Monday 12 August and our first auction promises to be a spectacular one: the fresh winner from Bourges in the young birds’ category from De Vroe-Van Gaver will be offered for sale. The fastest of 39,917 pigeons from Bourges will be auctioned at PIPA, along with another 15 closely related pigeons.
07/07/2013 - In June PIPA had the opportunity to welcome Gordon Chiu, a living legend in China. In this article we would like to zoom in on the intriguing life story of Gordon Chiu and his contribution to the development of pigeon racing in China.
02/07/2013 - Last week we presented you with the PIPA rankings for 2013. We can now give you the preliminary results of the ranking for best pigeon in the national middle and long distance races over 2-3-4-5 races, both in the old birds’ and the yearlings’ category, as well as the ranking for best pigeon in the Belgian long distance competition in two races.
27/06/2013 - Semanalmente recibimos muchos testimonios de todo el mundo que testifican la calidad de las palomas de Pipa que se ponen para subasta en nuestra página web. Esta semana Adriaan Liu nos dio las gracias por las exitosas palomas Van Noordenne que compró en nuestras subastas.
25/06/2013 - PIPA appointed a math specialist whose job will be to run through the results of all national races. This person will be making calculations day in day out to enable us to create new rankings with preliminary results during the season! We will explain the new system in detail below and we give you the rankings after the first four middle distance races.