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(29/07/2019) Roger Mylle (Bellegem, BE) excels in yearlings' race Libourne

Five yearlings were basketed for Libourne, and four of them finished in the national top 50, with the first two nominated taking the lead. This is an impressive result!

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(26/07/2019) Philippe Dobbelaere (Olsene, BE) strikes hard for the second week in a row, now with a 1st National Libourne YLs and 1st Zone Issoudun!

After having won a 1st Provincial Argenton last week both with the old birds and the yearlings, Philippe Dobbelaere strikes again on 21st of July, winning a 1st National Libourne yearlings and a 1st Nat. Zone Issoudun Yearlings.

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(26/07/2019) Luc, Bart & Jurgen Geerinckx (Wommelgem, BE) claim another provincial first prize, this time from Libourne

After their great result from Limoges II we saw Bart & Jurgen Geerinckx take the win in Libourne as well. This 1st Prov. Libourne of 437 old bids is yet another provincial victory on their palmares. And their latest race winner happens to have won a 6th Prov. Aurillac last week as well.

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(25/07/2019) C.J. de Heijde (Made, NL) winner in Dax Sector 1 Rayon A

He specializes in races for long-haul pigeons: Cor de Heijde from Made. His pigeons have been winning early prizes on a regular basis for years, and 2019 is no different. His Klamper dynasty has been highly successful over the years.

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(24/07/2019) Team Noël-Willockx (Baasrode, BE) excels in Aurillac: 1st Nat. zone old birds and 10 yearlings in the national top 101!

Eddy Noël and Ivan Willockx, the two men behind this combination, probably went to sleep with a big smile. They had an impressive 13 pigeons in the national top 101 (olds and yearlings combined), in what turned out to be an incredible performance in Aurillac.

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(23/07/2019) Etienne Meirlaen (Deurle, BE) claims 1st Provincial and 2nd National St.Vincent

Etienne claims a provincial first prize from St. Vincent for the second year in a row, after his previous victory in 2018. He also settles for second place at national level. He claimed victory in 2018 with a son of Monar, whereas this year's winner is a grandson of Monar.

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(23/07/2019) Youri Deblanc (Ronse, BE) 1st national Libourne 4,624 old birds

Youri Deblanc from Ronse has been racing at a high level throughout 2019, having played a prominent role in the national races pretty much on a weekly basis.

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(22/07/2019) Ad Fortuin (Strijen, NL) takes prestigious international win in St. Vincent with Willeke

Ad Fortuin takes a 1st International St. Vincent against an impressive 10,597 pigeons. He had already claimed a 1st National YLs Agen last year (with the fastest bird overall), which shows that this is a top quality pigeon family.

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(20/07/2019) Available top 30 pedigrees published - Rolf Berger (Germany) wins 225,000 US Dollar as winner of the final of VFWCPR 2019!

Just after the sun came up, the winning pigeon of Rolf Berger (Germany) showed itself at 6.59am. Below videos and photos of the winner.

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(19/07/2019) Kurt and Raf Platteeuw (BE, Rumbeke): unstoppable in Aurrillac with a 1st national as the icing on the cake

When a cyclist delivers a truly exceptional performance, it is often referred to as 'Merckxian'. In football they coined a similar term: 'Messian'.

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(19/07/2019) Team Rien van Oss (Velddriel, NL) wins 1st, 2nd, 4th NPO from Chateauroux

Rien van Oss, Irving van Oss, Diny van Oss and Erik van de Laak are the fanciers behind Team Rien van Oss. Erik is the caretaker of this loft, organizing the training flights and the cleaning of the lofts.

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(18/07/2019) Ariën-De Keyser combination (Houwaart, BE) impressively strong from Aurillac with 1st + 2nd National old birds

The Porsche bloodline of the PEC continues to excel: the descendants of this golden bloodline showed their enormous potential in the race from Aurillac in the weekend of 13th of July, with a 1st and 2nd National old birds. The race winner was also the fastest of 7,470 pigeons!

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(17/07/2019) Jo and Florian Hendriks (Nijswiller, NL) crush the field in national Argenton Sector 1 with a 1-2-3-4-5 etc. of 9,512 pigeons

Jo and Florian Hendriks have demonstrated repeatedly over the years to be one of the top teams in the one day long distance in The Netherlands, with marvellous results and championship prizes to their name. They delivered again in the latest one day long distance race from Argenton, winning the first five prizes of 9,512 pigeons.

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(16/07/2019) Jespers-Vanderwegen (Holsbeek, BE) live up to the expectations: 1st National Montluçon 14,104 yearlings

A few weeks ago, right after their incredible provincial top result from Blois, we wrote that their team was strong enough to claim a national first prize sooner or later, and look what happens: just 14 days later they take a coveted national victory from Montluçon of 14,104 yearlings.

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(16/07/2019) Peter Janssen (Kleve, DE) is victorious in Châteauroux and adds national first prize to his palmares

Just two weeks after his prestigious first prize NPO from Issoudun Peter Janssen went on to win another top result: a national victory from Châteauroux.

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(15/07/2019) Victoire internationale sur Agen pour Christophe Lemort (Rexpoede, FR)

Les pigeons d'Agen ont dû affronter des conditions de vol vraiment extrêmes avec des températures insoutenables et un vent soufflant principalement de secteur E-NE. Cela s'est confirmé à l'autopsie puisque les deux vainqueurs internationaux de l'épreuve sont tombés en France, à un jet de pierre du littoral.

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(12/07/2019) Davy Tournelle ( Rummen, BE) takes 1st and 2nd provincial Montluçon old birds

With the extremely demanding conditions over the last couple of weeks and the predicted high temperatures, the race from Montluçon was anticipated to be a tough event. And yet, it proved a major success for the Tournelle pigeons, who claimed a 1st and 2nd provincial of 708 old birds. The team from Rummen had every reason to celebrate.

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(12/07/2019) Stijn & Jeroen Rans (Wijgmaal, BE) claim international victory in grueling Barcelona classic of 16,051 pigeons

They had already been victorious in Pau and Perpignan in 2017, and the Rans Brothers have now claimed victory in last weekend's race from Barcelona as well. This is in fact their third national victory in two years' time, as well as the first international win for this combination from Wijgmaal, Flemish Brabant.

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(12/07/2019) Hok Jos Vercammen (Vremde, BE) continues to forge ahead: 1st and 3rd provincial Limoges

An introduction to Jos and Lars Vercammen? That would feel like we are repeating ourselves. Every fancier is well familiar with this combination, which has won the respect of friends and foes. Their descendants of 'Elektro' and 'Mustang' have been driving their opponents to despair on numerous occasions.

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(11/07/2019) Gino Clicque (Wevelgem, BE) takes the win in West Flanders in yearlings' race Limoges

We saw another exceptional performance from the team of champions from Wevelgem in the national classic from Limoges: they claimed victory at provincial level with the yearlings, as well as a second place at national level of 10,783 yearlings.

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(11/07/2019) Michel Dubois (Maisnil-Dohem, FR) astonishing once again in Agen!

Exactly one week after his one man show on Pau, Michel Dubois made the ultimate trick while booking the internatonal victory on Agen against 10.657 yearlings.

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(10/07/2019) Luc, Bart & Jurgen Geerinckx seize control in provincial old birds' race Limoges

We saw a striking performance from Bart and Jurgen last Friday, with 3 old birds finishing in the provincial top 10 and the zonal top 15. The icing on the cake came from Queen James, who claimed a 1st Nat. Zone Limoges of 2658 old birds!

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(09/07/2019) Superbe prestation sur Argenton pour Cyril Harchies (Warchin, BE) !

C'est toujours un plaisir pour nous de mettre à l'honneur un jeune colombophile mais ça l'est encore plus lorsqu'on parle d'une performance réalisée sur un concours national. Il y a quelques semaines, Cyril Harchies remporte en effet le 2e national Argenton face à 22.826 yearlings. Un résultat dont il risque de se souvenir bien longtemps!

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(08/07/2019) Derksen v/d Keuken (Almelo, NL) add gloss to strong first half of the season with provincial win from Morlincourt

The Derksen v/d Keuken combination claimed a full-on victory in Morlincourt in Province 9 east Holland. And Anthony & Edwin outperformed their rivals from CC3 for the sixth time already.

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(06/07/2019) Verweij de Haan Combination (Mijdrecht, NL) is off to a great start in the international marathon competition

With two marathon races with morning release from Pau and Agen behind us, we can honestly say that this has been a great early season for the team: they performed really well in both races.