18/01/2020 - Martin Dhooge was close to an international breakthrough in 2016, as 2nd National Champion extreme long distance KBDB. And he saw a lifelong dream come true in 2019, claiming a 1st National Pau with Silent King, his favourite pigeon.
05/07/2019 - He had had to settle for second place national in Bourges in 2013, and he finished in second place in the Nat. Championship Extreme Long Distance KBDB in 2016. But this time Martin got what he deserved, claiming a national first prize from Pau in 2019.