03/07/2022 - Jos Thoné from As is back in the sporting spotlight: he just won National Zone C Argenton old birds, and the National victory went to Marc & Angie Pletinckx from Deftinge with a purebred Jos Thoné pigeon. A 50% Thoné pigeon is top in the PIPA ranking "Best Yearling Pigeon".
27/07/2020 - Bert Vanden Berghe has more than earned his stripes in pigeon racing, having already won a 1st national Agen, a 1st national Gueret and 3 x a 2nd national Agen, Libourne and Brive. His renowned Boswachter (NL17-1410366) has now added another top result to Bert's palmares.
17/01/2020 - Long distance fancier Bert Vanden Berghe has had another very successful pigeon racing season, with most notably a title of 3rd best pigeon from Agen 2018-2019 in the PIPA Ranking, as well as a title of 5th Prov. Ace Pigeon middle distance KBDB East Flanders 2019.
10/07/2018 - Bert Vanden Berghe wants his pigeons to be in top form for Agen every season. Due to the difficult weather conditions he was initially planning to basket just one team of one year old cocks. "But they were looking good, so I basketed a second team as well", Bert says smiling. And the results are in: a 2nd national yearlings, three top 50 prizes and almost 5 top 100 prizes.
12/01/2018 - We saw two nest brothers win a 2nd and 11th National Brive last year, and this gave us a hint of the potential of Bert Vanden Berghe's illustrious breeding loft. We were not surprised to see him win several top prizes again in 2017, mainly with the help of the bloodlines of Vandenabeele, Hebberecht, Vandenheede and Hooymans.
08/01/2017 - The pigeon family of Bert Van den Berghe has been a consistent performer and a top player in Belgium over the past decade. The team had a great 2016 season as well, winning a 2nd and 11th National Brive with two nest brothers.
05/07/2014 - This hen is not just a national winner; she is also a direct daughter of the 2nd National Ace Pigeon Long Distance KBDB 2013! She was also the fastest of a total of 17,430 basketed pigeons.
07/02/2014 - Bert Vanden Berghe has won an impressive number of national top prizes since the start of his career in 2011. 2013 was a particularly successful season, with a national victory from Agen and the title of 2nd Nat. Ace Pigeon Extreme Middle Distance for his pigeon Gloria!
17/01/2014 - The sale of all pigeons (except raced young birds 2013) of Bert Vanden Berghe starts 27th of January. His direct Vandenabeele pigeons have won in 2013 for instance a 2nd Nat. Ace Pigeon Long Distance, as well as a 12th Nat. Ace Pigeon Longer Middle Distance, a 1st Nat. Bordeaux/Agen and much more...
04/07/2013 - The successful businessman from Wortegem-Petegem had already been close to a great result a few times this season. He achieved two victories in the zone already and last weekend his pigeon Fyther put the icing on the cake with a national victory from Bordeaux against 5,799 old birds.
24/06/2013 - Three years ago Bert Van den Berghe invested in some of the best pigeons on the market. The result was a team of exceptional yearlings that have achieved great results this season as well. Bert has won two national races in the zone: Limoges and Poitiers.
20/07/2012 - The famous classic yearling race from Limoges and the international race from St.Vincent could only take place on Monday over a sun-drenched France. Both races ran a very smooth course. Limoges was closed in an hour and St.-Vincent in an hour and a half. Here are this week's top performers.
08/06/2012 - Superb weather during the first weekend of June. Temperatures were around 20 degrees Celsius, a light wind from the east to north-east was blowing and a lot of oxygen was in the air. To put it briefly, the weather was perfect for the pigeons to show in which shape they were. The pigeons of the following fanciers surely showed everybody how good they are at the moment.