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(12/10/2019) Carlo Gyselbrecht breeding loft produces national and international winners in the 2019 long distance season

The 'Crack Ad' bloodline delivered an international and national winner this season, which means Carlo can look back on a splendid 2019 season. In the following video he explains how this success story came about.

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(08/10/2019) Delbaere-Sampers (Menen, BE) continue scoring in the national championships with the Willy Vanhoutte breed

The Delbaere-Sampers combination became 1st Nat. Champion shorter middle distance young birds 2015. And the team has played a leading role in the national championships for 2019 as well!

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(04/10/2019) Team Hooymans UK (Salford, UK) pushes athletes to new heights

John Crehan and Jan Hooymans, the fanciers behind Team Hooymans UK, and racing as Crehan & O'Conner, can look back on another highly successful season. They won for instance a 1st National Carentan with Lilly Bear, and that was just one of many highlights for Team Hooymans UK.

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(03/10/2019) Willy Vanhoutte (Wevelgem, BE): Flemish grandmaster ends a marvellous career

Willy Vanhoutte is a grandmaster with a phenomenal palmares and countless references in other lofts. Willy is starting to feel his age, which eventually forced him to auction his top class pigeon family in a total sale.

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(02/10/2019) Gert Noels (Ham, BE): “2019 was probably my best season ever, thanks to stock breeders Claudio and Marceline"

Gert Noels (39) from Ham, Limburg has been taking big steps forward since 2012. That was the year he made a fresh start, which he did with extensive help from Jos Thoné (As) and Kurt Platteeuw (Rumbeke).

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(30/09/2019) Hadrien Marsille (Ophain, BE) booked a fantastic 2019 season

The racing team of Hadrien just booked an astonishing racing season. The best one from his very young career. From 100 to 700 kilometers, his pigeons managed to win almost each week while the young generation proved the worth of the breeding loft from his mentor, Thierry Aerts.

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(27/09/2019) Marc De Cock (Temse, BE) discovers new talent pool with the bloodlines of Rockefeller and Johan 275 (VIDEO)

Marc De Cock has had an extensive career as a pigeon fancier, having raced for quite a number of years. Several talented pigeons have made an appearance in the beautiful lofts in Temse, including his two recent sensations Rockefeller and Johan 275, who have clearly left their mark on the De Cock pigeon family.

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(26/09/2019) Two provincial victories are the icing on the cake after a brilliant season for Jan & Symen Timmermans (Donkerbroek, NL)

Jan & Symen Timmermans have been a household name for years, especially in the young birds' competition. If their team is in full throttle, they are almost impossible to beat.

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(25/09/2019) Hok Jos Vercammen (Vremde, BE) closes yet another fantastic season like a true champion

The race from Chateauroux was the last major success for Jos and his son Lars after what has been a truly fantastic racing season. This was the last all-out effort of the old birds this season, and it resulted in 6 pigeons finishing in the national top 11 against 2850 old birds.

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(20/09/2019) Delrue-Vanbruaene (Lauwe, BE) claims title of 2nd Nat. Ace Pigeon extreme long distance KBDB 2019 with Klein Donker

A new superstar has emerged from the noble Vanbruane breed: Klein Donker. He is a fantastic racing cock with many top prizes to his name, ranging from Bourges all the way to the extreme long distance. This is the only Belgian pigeon that managed to win five national top 50 prizes in international races in four years' time.

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(20/09/2019) Another great result for Stefaan Lambrechts (Nijlen, BE) in Chateauroux: 1st Nat. Zone and 3-11-25-...National (15x top-108!)

This has been another fabulous season for Stefaan Lambrechts. He had some outstanding results in recent weeks, and he has now dominated the closing national race from Chateauroux as well, with an impressive overall result: a 1st Nat. Zone and 15 (!) pigeons in the national top 108 of 19,529 young birds!

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(19/09/2019) Reijnen-Bolton-Hoogh (Baarle-Hertog, BE) are on a winning streak: 1st National Châteauroux (BE), 1st & 2nd Morlincourt Brabant 2000 (NL) and 1st Estremoz Great Derby Algarve (Portugal)

The Reijnen-Bolten-Hoogh combination has claimed victory in Chateauroux III, the last national showdown of the 2019 season. And the team was also successful in The Netherlands in the race from Morlincourt, and they struck again in the Great Derby Algarve, with a first prize from Estremoz.

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(17/09/2019) Kas and Karel Meijers (Ootmarsum, NL) claim all three podium places: a 1st, 2nd and 3rd Quievrain against as many as 10,492 pigeons

Olympiad Nicole had a fantastic racing career, which culminated in a selection for the Poznan Olympiad. Today, she finds herself in the spotlight again: a daughter, granddaughter and a full brother of hers have claimed a 1st, 2nd and 3rd Quievrain (10,492 p.) on 7th of September.

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(12/09/2019) Pigeons of Alfons Klaas (Rietberg, GE) have excelled in several one loft races last weekend

There were quite a few one loft races taking place across Europe last weekend, and we saw the bloodlines of German fancier Alfons Klaas feature prominently in the winners' pedigrees in three of these races!

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(12/09/2019) Prestigious ace pigeon title Taiwan Summer North Sea Race Ace Pigeon Champion was won with a Dutch twist

To most Taiwense fanciers, the ace pigeon title in the Taiwan Summer North Sea Race is already the best result in a race across sea in the last 20 years. And the sire of this winner was bred by Hugo Batenburg (Klaaswaal, NL).

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(11/09/2019) DVV Pigeons (Moortsele, BE) strikes again in Argenton II and Orléans

De Vroe Vandeputte Pigeons, or DVV Pigeons in short, was without doubt one of the best performing lofts in recent weeks: Johan and Rudi were very successful both in Argenton II and in the provincial race from Orléans one week later.

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(10/09/2019) Romein-Klein Combination (Rotterdam, NL) get phenomenal results with their Blue Shadow

Frank Klein and Cor Romein have been racing in a combination in Rotterdam since 2014, and they have been quite successful indeed. Their renowned Super 08 and Quicksilver bloodlines have been a guarantee for success, today and in the future.

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(09/09/2019) Pieter Veenstra & Sons (Drachtstercompagnie, NL) crack a bottle to celebrate their top result from Chalons-Champagne

Many fanciers had already noticed that the pigeons of the Veenstra family where in excellent form; you could tell from their provincial top prizes recently. And everything fell into place in the sectoral race from Chalons & Champagne, where they scored a terrific result: five pigeons in the top ten against 3,122 competitors. At sectoral level these five birds finished in 2nd, 20th, 21st, 22nd ...

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(09/09/2019) Jan Hooymans (Kerkdriel, P-B) se distingue à nouveau dans les One Loft Races avec les descendants du Harry

Durant le week-end du 9 août, les pigeons de la colonie Hooymans se sont distingués dans un One Loft Race bien connu: le Allflight Carnival ORL en Afrique du Sud. Après une prestation mémorable au Victoria Falls Zimbabwe, voilà qu'il remporte maintenant la 2e place lors de la finale (648 km) ainsi que le 1er As Pigeon de la compétition.

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(09/09/2019) Gevaert-Lannoo (Meigem-Deinze, BE) win 1st Nat. Argenton and 1st Prov. Orleans in one week

They had already won a 2nd Nat. Bourges, a 3rd Nat. La Souterraine, a 4th Nat. Gueret, as well as 3 x 1st Nat. Zone, 5 x 2nd Zone and 13 x 1st Provincial. And team Gevaert-Lannoo has now claimed a long-awaited and well-deserved national victory as well.

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(08/09/2019) Young birds of Benny Steveninck (Hamme, BE) show their class in Chateauroux II: 1st + 2nd provincial of 5,165 young birds

The young birds of Benny Steveninck have demonstrated their potential once again, in the national race from Chateauroux II (10/08). They claim a 1st and 2nd provincial against 5,165 pigeons with the best two young birds in all of East Flanders.

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(06/09/2019) Van Toor Brothers Jr. (Maren-Kessel, NL) crush their opponents in province East Brabant

The first important challenge in the young birds' competition at provincial level, the race from Nanteuil, was won by the Van Toor brothers Jr. from Maren-Kessel, a town in Brabant.

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(05/09/2019) Chris Debacker (Beveren-Leie, BE) sees excellent season rewarded with a (long awaited) provincial first prize

Even though Chris's racing team has had yet another fantastic season so far, they had been unable to take a coveted provincial win this season. They claimed numerous top results but there was no icing on the cake yet. That all changed on 24th of August in Chateaudun, with the team winning the first four prizes at provincial level against 1,923 young birds.

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(03/09/2019) The Ebben combination (Boven Leeuwen, NL) outperforms its opponents in Quievrain with a 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 7th, 8th, 9th and 10th of 5,139 pigeons

Over the years, the Ebben combination has been showing to be among the best performers in the young birds' races. And they confirmed their status again last weekend with a brilliant result: they had a team of 14 birds racing against 5,139 fellow pigeons, and they scored a 100% prize percentage, including a 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9 and 10.

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(30/08/2019) Première victoire nationale pour André Allemeersch (Pottes, BE) sur Argenton et plus grande vitesse des 28.411 engagés!

Le citoyen de Pottes réalise une saison inoubliable avec déjà e.a. 2e As Pigeon National Fond Vieux RFCB et 2e As Pigeon National Grand Demi-Fond Vieux RFCB et voilà maintenant la cerise sur le gâteau avec le 1er national Argenton dans 23.229 pigeonneaux!