24/11/2022 - Vermeerbergen-Wilms experienced their best racing season yet in 2022. It was a super season with wonderful races on the speed disciplines, for the first time with yearlings, which blew away the competition.
03/11/2020 - The Vermeerbergen-Wilms combination (Mol) has had a fantastic 2020 racing season, and they were outstanding in the sprint competition as well. All thanks to the Best Kittel bloodlines and the tough to beat Grizzly Pitbulls.
03/12/2019 - The Vermeerbergen-Wilms combination from Mol continues to claim top results with the young birds in races of up to 600 km. And they achieved something truly unique in modern-day pigeon racing: they claimed a 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th National from Chateauroux of 10,442 young birds.
14/11/2022 - Monday the 14th of November these new auctions will start on PIPA: Kemper Pigeons, Brys-Cleys, Vermeerbergen-Wilms, Jos & Lars Vercammen, Romein-Klein, Comb. Elzinga, Freddy & Jacques Vandenheede, Kristof Mortelmans, Rudi De Saer & Derksen-Van De Keuken.
07/03/2022 - Monday the 7th of March these new auctions will start: Jelle Roziers, Vermeerbergen-Wilms, Stefaan Lambrechts, JP Palm, Sven Fierens, Christian & Cyril Harchies, Mike Ganus & Extreme Long Distance Auction
02/11/2021 - Tuesday the 2nd of November these new auctions will start: Brugse Barcelona Club, Golden Algarve OLR, Vermeerbergen-Wilms (BE), Joël Verschoot (BE), Philippe Dobbelaere (BE), Jelle Jellema (NL), Jan Hooymans (NL), Dirk Deroose (BE), Kemper Pigeons (DE) & Europa Masters OLR.
05/04/2021 - These auctions ended on Sunday April 4: Vermeerbergen-Wilms, Yves Vandepoel, Jan Hooymans, Derek Rooney, Cor De Heijde, Geoff & Catherine Cooper, Jelle Jellema, Mike Ganus & Youri Deblanc.
09/11/2020 - These auctions ended on Sunday November 8 and Monday November 9: Youri Deblanc, Wojciech Handerek, Vermeerbergen-Wilms, Comb. Elzinga, Jos Thoné, Etienne Meirlaen, Adrien Mirabelle, Alfons Klaas, Jutla Brothers & Mark Gilbert.
20/09/2018 - The Vermeerbergen-Wilms combination from Mol has done it again: they set their sights on one particular race and they were simply outstanding that day, claiming gold and silver both in the province and the zone. They had 4 pigeons in the national top 60, including a 3rd and 4th national!
13/07/2018 - We go back in time to 1995 and the national race from Châteauroux, where team Vermeerbergen-Wilms caught pigeon fanciers across the globe in amazement, winning a 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th national of more than 10,000 pigeons!
26/09/2017 - The final of the renowned One Loft Race in Mira (Portugal) took place on Saturday 2nd of September. The race was won by the Portuguese combination Cesário & Abilio Pereira, with the help of a pigeon with Belgian roots: the sire of their winner Bernardo comes from Roger & David Pierre; the dam is a Vermeerbergen-Wilms hen.
09/07/2017 - Luc and Robby from the successful Vermeerbergen-Wilms combination will never hesitate to put in a great performance. They did it again last weekend, in one of the combination's first races for young birds. The two fanciers won the first 12 prizes against 977 pigeons, which is quite an astounding result.
11/04/2017 - The combination delivered an exceptional result in 2015, winning the first four national prizes from Châteauroux of 10,442 young birds. The team had a brilliant result in 2016 as well, with 3 pigeons in the national top 20 of 28,078 young birds from Bourges.
01/04/2017 - Luc Vermeerbergen and Robby Wilms will be selling their entire team of breeders and their racing birds (minus the young birds of 2017) between Monday 3rd of April and Sunday 16th of April. This auction features plenty of high quality pigeons, including youngsters and brothers & sisters of their 5th National Ace Pigeon National Wonder. Discover the full collection on Sunday evening 2nd of April.
19/08/2016 - Just a week ago we published an article about the Vermeerbergen-Wilms combination (Mol, BE). We said that the expectations were high for the national young birds' competition that was about to kick off.
09/08/2016 - This team has won some impressive results in recent seasons, and the teams from Mol and Rijkevorsel continue to perform really well this season. The fanciers have high expectations for the national young birds' races this season.
01/10/2015 - National Wonder was the best young bird of Belgium over 6 national races in 2014, and the impressive first, second, third and fourth national from Chateauroux was arguably the most spectacular result of the century. A pigeon family that provides such amazing results can be rightly considered one of the top lofts in Belgium; they are the number one specialist in the national young birds’ races!
29/08/2015 - Last Saturday’s race was a real triumph for the successful Vermeerbergen-Wilms-Mostmans partnership, both in their lofts in Mol and in Rijkevorsel. They had no less than five pigeons in the national top 50, and 9 pigeons in the national top 130!
27/11/2014 - Luc Vermeerbergen and Robby Wilms have won two of a total of six national young birds’ races in Antwerp. You might as well call them Mister 33%. Their most successful pigeon was national ace pigeon National Wonder, winner of a 5th national ace pigeon longer middle distance young birds 2014 and two PIPA rankings.
02/09/2014 - Luc Vermeerbergen and Robby Wilms had been doing really well in recent seasons, and their provincial victory in last weekend’s race from Tours was the cherry on the cake for them. They owe their victory to the promising New Mustang.
18/07/2014 - The impressive achievements in Mol (the young birds of Vermeerbergen-Wilms) and Rijkevorsel (yearlings and old birds of Vermeerbergen-Wilms-Mostmans) are hard to ignore. This is the result of a well thought out plan.
14/05/2014 - Vermeerbergen and Wilms are true young birds’ specialists and we were not really surprised to see them win several top prizes in this time of the year. Sprint fancier Kris Mostmans from Rijkevorsel has now become their new partner.
29/09/2013 - The Vermeerbergen-Wilms partnership has had another brilliant young birds’ season. The pigeons from Mol did great in the race from Argenton II with a first and second provincial, while their pigeons from Brasschaat closed the season with a national win in zone B1 from Guéret II.
24/09/2012 - This year’s most impressive results of Vermeerbergen-Wilms-Greg are without a doubt their first prize provincial against 4,874 pigeons, first prize zone B against 12,532 pigeons and second national from Bourges, a first zone B from La Souterraine and a third national from Guéret against 17,007 pigeons.
08/08/2012 - When August appears on the calender we know the racing season’s end is upon us. The weather was just fine, with nice clear blue skies and back wind. The following fanciers achieved top performances:
19/07/2012 - Because of the national holiday in France on the 14th of July, all races were scheduled for Sunday. However, rain clouds made most organisers postpone the liberations till Monday. The races which took place on Monday ran a very smooth course, though some pigeons returned home soaking wet.
12/07/2012 - It looks more and more as if this season we’ll have exactly the same weather as last season, which is not good at all. Race courses are being hindered by showers and liberations are being delayed. Despite all of this, we have new top performers each week.