15/11/2018 - On the door of many pigeon fanciers it still shines: the PIPA-calendar of 2017/2018 that was so popular at the most important shows in the world. PIPA now offers the opportunity to ensure a position on its successor: the PIPA-calendar 2019!
24/09/2018 - The most sensational sprint and shorter middle distance fancier of the past decade is selling his old racing and breeding birds of 2014 and older on PIPA! This is promising to be one of the highlights of this auction season. Team Lambrechts has excelled worldwide, and he has one of the world's most praised bloodlines in his collection, with his 1st National Ace Pigeon Lincia.
30/08/2018 - The registrations for the newest edition of PIPA Collectors Edition are coming in rapidly now. Many of the best fanciers in pigeon sport secured their participation – walk in their footsteps to participate in the luxurious book and register now!
20/01/2018 - Since last year all international results have been provided by the company WPROL. The German ring numbers in the WPROL results consist of 8 digits, as opposed to just 7 in previous years, which means we will not be able to provide an international multi season ranking this year unfortunately. The reason is that ring numbers with a different amount of digits cannot be linked to each other.
31/08/2013 - Ivan Phillips has been appointed as PIPA agent for India. Ivan is a 40-year-old engineer and a successful fancier. He competes in the Tamil Nadu Racing Pigeon Association and is a grandchild of William Phillips, a legendary fancier in India.
30/08/2013 - A few months ago PIPA started looking for a new supply agent for The Netherlands, for which we received numerous applications. After a strict three step selection process it was decided to appoint Ad Fortuin and Jawin van Namen as our new agents.
06/08/2013 - We are over the first half of the 2013 season and the results from all levels are being published on a daily basis. This means our team of calculators knows what to do. We give you several provisional results for our rankings in the middle distance, the long distance and the extreme long distance.
03/08/2013 - The new 2013-2014 PIPA auction season starts on Monday 12 August and our first auction promises to be a spectacular one: the fresh winner from Bourges in the young birds’ category from De Vroe-Van Gaver will be offered for sale. The fastest of 39,917 pigeons from Bourges will be auctioned at PIPA, along with another 15 closely related pigeons.
07/07/2013 - In June PIPA had the opportunity to welcome Gordon Chiu, a living legend in China. In this article we would like to zoom in on the intriguing life story of Gordon Chiu and his contribution to the development of pigeon racing in China.
02/07/2013 - Last week we presented you with the PIPA rankings for 2013. We can now give you the preliminary results of the ranking for best pigeon in the national middle and long distance races over 2-3-4-5 races, both in the old birds’ and the yearlings’ category, as well as the ranking for best pigeon in the Belgian long distance competition in two races.
25/06/2013 - PIPA appointed a math specialist whose job will be to run through the results of all national races. This person will be making calculations day in day out to enable us to create new rankings with preliminary results during the season! We will explain the new system in detail below and we give you the rankings after the first four middle distance races.