04/12/2020 - Alwin Petrie has an amazing pigeon in his team with super class hen Gigi. She had a great racing career and is proving to be an excellent breeder as well: her (grand)children claimed a title of 5th Best Fancier in The Netherlands WHZB 2020, plus several national top 10 ace birds.
06/12/2019 - Alwin Petrie had already demonstrated his enormous potential in the one day long distance, and he ended the season in style with some excellent results in the young birds' competition as well.
18/07/2019 - Alwin Petrie's pigeon breed has been showing its sheer class in impressive fashion this 2019 season. They have been outstanding in the sprint and the middle distance for many years, but Alwin has been increasingly aiming for the NPO competition this season, and with spectacular results.
08/05/2018 - We are in the fourth week of the 2018 racing season, and Alwin Petrie has ended a very successful month of April with a 1st and 2nd regional of 7,088 pigeons. It was a major success for his renowned Gigi dynasty, which has proven to be particularly tough to beat this season.
04/03/2012 - Alwin Petrie is about to hit his third decennium at the top of pigeon racing. A period of unprecedented success with one family of pigeons that has been dominating for over 20 years now. As Alwin is planning to move, he looks back on a successful career.
21/02/2012 - Alwin Petrie is maybe the best short and middle distance fancier in The Netherlands. Since the nineties he is the king of massive victories, all thanks to his golden breeding loft. He formed the golden lines of ‘Famous 05’ and ‘James Bond’ into a unique colony and bred new Int. top aces from them with ‘Porsche Bond’ (1. prov. ace, g.father 3x 1. NPO) & ‘Mister Bond’ (1. prov. ace & 1. NPO) …
21/01/2012 - The super hen ‘Gigi’ shined, after two NPO-victories, as the Dutch representative in the category middle distance in the European Cup in Dortmund … and as icing on the cake ‘Chanel’ , after winning the Ace bird championship from province 8, now the title 4th Nat. Ace bird Sprint/Middle Distance The Best of The Best 2011.
05/07/2011 - It was the first weekend of 2010 when super hen ‘Gigi’ from Alwin Petrie confirmed her fame and won 1st NPO Peronne. Precisely a year and various (National) titles later the wonder hen strikes again and wins (with half-brother ‘Usain’ in tow) the 1st NPO Breuil le Vert. Once again a glorious highlight for one of the best pigeon families in the world.
04/10/2010 - Over the last few years nobody in the Netherlands caused more of a sensation in the Sprint and Middle Distance races than Alwin Petrie … with great series of leading pigeons against thousands, he commanded great respect; his masterful performance in 2010 will certainly not be less valued.
21/04/2010 - After his super season 2009, Alwin Petrie showed he prepared his troops perfectly to excel on the first two regional battles of 2010 … Alwin grabbed 2x 1. prize in big competition directly and listed a whole bunch of top positions against over 7,000 birds (twice). What a top class!
22/06/2009 - Last weeks, wonder man Alwin Petrie from Brummen seems to be unbeatable on speed races, from 100 up to 400 km. The entire competition, consisting of International top fanciers, has no answer to the supremacy of the Petrie express. With a racing team of only yearlings he makes unbelievable prize series en breaks all records winning 4x 1. prize in a row in big competition. Can this National sensation be beaten when he is on a role?
31/03/2009 - Today we pay a visit to the Brummens super talent Alwin Petrie. The 39 year old Alwin, member of P.V. de Valk in Brummen, has raced the stars from the heaven with his pigeons for 25 years.