Piet de Weerd deceased

On Saturday the 4th of July 2009 Piet de Weerd passed away. During his lifetime Piet de Weerd was called a legend. This name was due to the impressive way in which he moved in the pigeon sport.



He was a great inspector and expert on pigeons and his advice has contributed to an effective improvement in the quality of the sport pigeon worldwide. His insights are communicated by a large number of publications available within the pigeon sport and these have contributed in bringing the pigeon sport to a higher level.

His services for the pigeon sport was the reason that the NPO made Piet de Weerd an honorary member whereby he was awarded the golden decoration.

We wish his family strength in these difficult times.

Governing board NPO