Ending auctions: Pieter Oberholster, Gaie brothers, Jos & Jan Loobucyk, Vermeerbergen-Wilms, De Smeyter-Restiaen, Jan Hooymans, Kai Er, Dean Pallatt, Alwin Petrie & Tom Schilling

Sunday the 8th of December these auctions will end: Pieter Oberholster (GB), Gaie brothers (BE), Jos & Jan Loobucyk (BE), Vermeerbergen-Wilms (BE), De Smeyter-Restiaen (BE), Jan Hooymans (NL), Kai Er (CN), Dean Pallatt (GB), Alwin Petrie (NL) & Tom Schilling (US).

Pieter Oberholster (UK)
Youngsters of his best Gaby Vandenabeele bloodlines

Pieter Oberholster has a group of high quality Vandenabeele breeders in his breeding team, with for instance a unique and rare son of Bliksem, several youngsters of Rudy (which succeeded him as the new stock breeder), and youngsters of top breeder The Returned Bliksem. These are the bloodlines that have gained international fame, and that are guaranteed to deliver. Pieter came up with a few wonderful inbred pairings, and their youngsters will be sold on PIPA.

Gaie brothers (BE)
Youngsters of the best breeding & racing birds + racing birds

The famous Gaie Brothers claimed a title of 1st Champion shorter middle distance KBDB in 2018, with the help of a team of exceptionally gifted pigeons! They also had the 3rd and 5th National Ace Pigeon KBDB 2018 in their ranks, as well as a 1st and 2nd provincial ace pigeon KBDB. Pigeons from this invaluable breed will now be sold in auction, with both racing birds and youngsters of their most important breeders. This is a high quality sale!

Jos & Jan Loobuyck (BE)
4 racing birds & 6 youngsters of their best breeders

Jos and Jan Loobuyck are selling a group of terrific birds in a limited high quality auction! They have several national stars on offer: youngsters of 1st National Ace Pigeon Spirit, youngsters of the winner of a 1st National Jarnac, and of course pigeons from the bloodline of Keikop, a renowned racing and breeding birds. This PIPA auction has nothing but top quality birds on offer.

Vermeerbergen-Wilms (BE)
Youngsters of the best breeders

There is no getting around it: some wondrous things have happened in the lofts of Vermeerbergen-Wilms. And that explains why many of their best birds have 'wonder' in them. There is National Wonder, the Best Belgian young bird longer middle distance PIPA Rankings 2014, whose nest sister claimed a 2nd Nat. Chateauroux of 10,442 pigeons after a teammate. And these same bloodlines have also won a 6th Nat. Ace Pigeon KBDB 2017. There is also Invincible Wonder, a 2nd Nat. Ace Pigeon sprint KBDB that is mainly related to the bloodline of stock breeder Lucky Luc. We have a fine collection of pigeons from their best breeders on offer, along with some talented racing birds.

De Smeyter-Restiaen (BE)
Youngsters of the best breeding & racing birds + racing birds

Superstar Joost De Smeyter-Restiaen has demonstrated repeatedly over the years why he is often considered as one of our greatest extreme long distance fanciers. The highly talented Floorke went on to win a 1st Int. hens & 2nd Int. Barcelona, while Celcius claimed a 1st International Narbonne in very demanding conditions. And Joost closed the season winning a 4th and 8th National Ace Pigeon extreme long distance olds KBDB. The bloodlines of his national winners and ace pigeons have played an important role here, along with the lines old stock breeder Joost of course. A group of youngsters from the best breeders of De Smeyter-Restiaen will be sold on PIPA.

Jan Hooymans (NL)
New Harry Special – Inclusive exclusive child New Harry X Alexia

With the death of stock breeder Harry, the breeding loft of Jan Hooymans is now largely centered around the new phenomenon New Harry. He was himself winner of 3 first prizes in big races (14,737 p. - 12,894 p. - 1,046 p.) and he is now a breeding cock with countless references to his name; numerous first prizes and top 10 prizes NPO were won in 2019 alone. This terrific bird gained the status of super class breeder in a record time, as such following in the footsteps of his grandfather Harry. We are selling a fantastic group of descendants of the new Harry dynasty in a spectacular auction.

Kai Er (CN)
Youngsters from exclusive breeders, including the only youngster ever bred from Armando X Nadine

The world famous Kai Er has probably the most impressive collection of breeding birds worldwide. He was able to obtain the most expensive pigeon ever, Joel Verschoot's Armando, and he also purchased the second most expensive pigeon of that auction, Contador. At the record auction of Gaby Vandenabeele, Kai Er got his hands on the world famous Rudy, a fantastic son of New Bliksem, and stock breeder Royal Blue. And he has perhaps the two best best racing hens ever in his exclusive pigeon collection: Nadine of Willy Daniëls, as well as Cameron of Luc Sioen, which was added just recently. A fantastic collection of youngsters from this highly regarded breeding loft will be sold on PIPA, including the first and only youngster ever to be sold from Armando x Nadine. A pair of young birds will be sold in BIS, which means the buyer gets to decide which of the two he takes home.

Dean Pallatt (UK)
Youngsters of exclusive Jellema breeders

The exclusive breeding lofts of Dean Pallatt in Great Britain are home to a rare collection of direct Jelle Jellema pigeons, which all stem from Jelle's best breeding and racing birds. As such, he has one of the best extreme long distance teams imaginable. He has several youngsters of Zwart Goud, Kleine Jade, Orion, MG430, Silvie, Dirke, Klein Kweekstertje, and the list goes on. This makes for one of the most exclusive Jellema collections worldwide. He will be selling a group of youngsters from this unique family for the first time.

Alwin Petrie (NL)
Racing bird & youngsters from exclusive pairings

The phenomenon Alwin Petrie has been one of the leading names in and around Zutphen since he was a teen. He claimed numerous victories, ace pigeons and provincial ace pigeons, and the 2019 season was packed with highlights as well! The team claimed a teletext prize in as many as 8 different races, ranging from the middle distance over the one day long distance to the young birds' races. This has been another fantastic season, and several pigeons claimed a prize in the national ace pigeon competitions. Alwin has been particularly pleased with his Gigi dynasty, his Europe Cup pigeon with 2 first prizes Teletext, and now a renowned breeder. Alwin is selling youngsters of exclusive pairings on PIPA, along with some very special racing birds.

Tom Schilling (US)
Little Miss Nicki Special

One of the best SAMDPR winners ever is Little Miss Nikki of Tom Schilling. She won a first prize in the final of the Million Dollar Race, she won the Knock-Out, she was a 1st Zandy Meyer car winner and 6th ace pigeon Grand Average, and she won a total of 325,000 USD. She stems from a family of winners both in the Million Dollar race and in the Hoosier Classic. Tom does not have a particularly large pigeon collection but top quality bloodlines has always been one of his key priorities. He is selling a group of pigeons from his best breeders on PIPA!