03/08/2018 - As if they had never done anything else: Harm Vredeveld and Robert Leemhuis claim victory at the very beginning of the young birds' season. This shows that their fresh start from a new location was an instant success. They claim a 1st and 3rd of 10,536 birds, with 10 pigeons finishing in the top 50.
26/07/2018 - All results that were sent in last Tuesday didn't appear in yesterday's article on last weekend's top performances in the Netherlands. We have therefore published a second part listing all performances sent in on Tuesday. We wish to apologise to the fanciers in question for this inconvenience.
02/12/2013 - As from 25 November 2013 Vredeveld-Leemhuis sells its complete racing team on PIPA. In this video, Harm Vredeveld and Robert Leemhuis talk about their history, the composition of their team and the pigeons which make their loft so special.
30/09/2013 - The Vredeveld-Leemhuis partnership has impressed us again in the one day long distance. In 2013 they had several pigeons at the top of the results in all five NPO one day long distance races.
19/03/2013 - It is almost impossible to believe what Harm (63) and Robert (39) have achieved in the last few years. The two fanciers were enthusiastically supported by their respective families. Again, the champion’s loft from Coevorden seemed unstoppable in 2012.
24/07/2012 - It was phenomenal how the lofts of Marcel Sangers & Paul Ung (Eefde, NL) and Vredeveld-Leemhuis (Coevorden, NL) dominated the one-day middle distance competition in 2011 in The Netherlands. Shortly before the start of the NPO classics in 2012, PIPA had an interview with the two favourites. What is their secret to being so successful?
18/03/2012 - This weekend (Saturday & Sunday) 4 auctions end: the auction of all the racing cocks of Luc Houben, 19 young birds of the best breeders by Premier Stud, 21 birds of the unique De Rauw-Sablon/Aelbrecht collection from Flanders Collection and March Auction II. Below an intro on every auction.
07/09/2011 - After a year with only youngsters, the Vredeveld and Leemhuis families made their debut in 2011 from a new location with a very talented team of yearlings … talent which was directly translated into 6x 1st prize in big races and now as the first NPO competition for youngsters presented itself, they struck again with the 1st and 2nd NPO.
03/12/2010 - Worth his weight in gold; that is ‘Space Shuttle’, the wonder cock, which came to reinforce the ranks of the Vredeveld family in Leemhuis at the end of 2009. A jewel noticeable for his many top prizes and ability to race with a lead in big races ...
01/11/2008 - Jewels of the Sky is considered by pigeon fanciers worldwide as the most exclusive pigeon auction in the world! This year all the participants of Jewels of the Sky had the chance to have a film made from a professional film-maker.This is the English version of the movie of Harm Vredeveld