04/02/2020 - The following pigeon auctions came to a close on Sunday 2nd of February: Jeroen & Stijn Rans (BE), Verweij-De Haan (NL), Jan Hooymans (NL), Scheele Brothers (BE), Rudi De Saer (BE), Liliane Demely (BE), Klaas & Rik Van Dorp (NL), Jewels of the sky Hyper Exclusive, Carlo Gyselbrecht (BE) & Mark Gilbert (UK).
01/02/2020 - In the last several years, the Rans Brothers from Wijgmaal have been impossible to ignore in the national and international extreme long distance competition. Their national victories from Pau and Perpignan (2017), as well as their marvelous international first prize from Barcelona (2019) have turned them into true marathon specialists.
18/02/2019 - The following auctions ended Sunday 17th OF February: Kubacek Lubomir (CZ), Jeroen & Stijn Rans (BE), Thibaut-Boons (BE), Stef Bals (NL), Co & Piet Verbree (NL), Scheele Brothers (NL), John Crehan (UK) and Karlo van Rompaey (BE).
15/02/2019 - Stijn and Jeroen Rans have been getting great results in the national long distance for several years now, winning for instance a national first prize from Pau and Perpignan in 2017. Their 2018 season was quite a success as well, with most notably a 2nd National Valence, a 1st Interprov. Bergerac (YLs) and an 8th National Barcelona.
25/06/2018 - Stijn and Jeroen are a force to be reckoned with in the upcoming long distance races, having just won a 1st Prov. (589 p.), a 1st Zone B2 (2,408 p.), and a 2nd National (7,682 p.) from Valence with a fantastic prize percentage.
16/02/2018 - Jeroen and Stijn Rans have been getting outstanding results across all extreme long distance races this season, winning most notably two national victories. These top results were all won with the help of a group of super class breeders, including stock breeder Ed and of course Barcelonaduivin, 1st International Ace Pigeon Barcelona 2007-2012.
07/11/2017 - Everybody knows by now that PIPA aims for the highest quality in its online auctions. And last year several buyers achieved great results with the pigeons that they purchased on PIPA. In fact, in Belgium alone two national winners were bred from pigeons that PIPA sold in auction over the course of this year.
06/10/2017 - There are seven races on the international extreme long distance calendar, which makes winning a national first prize quite a task. Believe it or not, Stijn and Jeroen Rans have managed to win not one but two first prizes this season, which is something only our sport's great are able to achieve.