16/05/2020 - We received some kind words of thanks and appreciation from the Verschoot family after their successful PIPA auction, which closed last Sunday. They would like to thank all bidders and buyers for their trust.
09/05/2020 - Joël Verschoot claimed a title of 1st Allround Champion in the Entente Belge and 12th Nat. Champion long distance YLs KBDB in the very first racing season since his online auction (involving all old birds from 2016 and older). It feels as if he has never really been gone!
25/12/2019 - The auction season at PIPA runs from mid-August to the end of June. Week in, week out, exceptional auction results are achieved, 40 weeks in a year. The auction weekends ended on average at more than 500,000 EURO in recent weeks. Last week the total was 667,000 EURO, this weekend 665,400 EURO. Below a report per auction.
02/04/2019 - PIPA received some kind words of thanks from the Verschoot family after their successful auction. There is a lot of mutual respect, and Joël Verschoot refers to an excellent collaboration as the basis for their success.
19/03/2019 - The Joël Verschoot pigeon auction reached an apotheosis on Sunday 18th of March: they smashed the record of most expensive pigeon ever sold in an online auction with an incredible 1,252,000 euro.
12/03/2019 - Contador was another bird that developed into an absolute champion in the lofts of Joël Verschoot from Ingelmunster, in the wake of Armando. After all, pigeons that win 4 national top 10 prizes in the long distance, like Contador did, are not all that common.
07/03/2019 - The online auction of long distance champion Joël Verschoot is still in full swing (closing day: 17th of March), and the eye-catcher of the event is the fantastic Armando, the best long distance pigeon of all time in Belgium, and perhaps even worldwide.
14/02/2019 - The Joël Verschoot pigeon auction, in which Joëls sells his old birds from 2016 and older on PIPA, takes place from Monday 4th of March until Sunday 17th of March. You can either download the catalogue here, you can order a printed catalogue or you can pick up a copy at next weekend's Fugare!