Informacja o hodowcy Derwa-Luxem


(18/09/2018) Albert and Francine Derwa-Luxem (Herent, BE) claim well deserved national victory from Argenton III of 3322 old birds after a sensational season

Sensational, unreal, and from another league. The 2018 racing season of Derwa-Luxem is hard to put into words, and their national first prize from Argenton III is the icing on the cake.


(08/06/2018) Derwa-Luxem (Herent, BE) have a flying start to the season with a 1st B.U. Blois of 2,953 yearlings

The racing team of Derwa-Luxem has started the new racing team with fury. They have been winning one top prize after another under the leadership of Mon Amie and Izaura. Stock dam Paulien played a crucial role in this succes story.


(21/03/2018) Albert and Francine Derwa-Luxem (Herent, BE) have another great season thanks to Paulien and her descendants

De Primo and De Zoon, Invictus (1st nat. Issoudun), Rosella (2 x 1st prov.), Vallari (1st prov. La Souterraine), Pricilla (1st prov. Gueret), Daughter Paulien (3 x top-20 national), Rosella (1st ace pigeon B.U '14 and 1st ace pigeon B.U. '15), and Lena (2 x 1st prov.). These are all outstanding pigeons that saw the light of day in the pigeon loft of Derwa-Luxem, and they all stem from super ...


(21/12/2016) Albert Derwa (Herent, BE) again very successful in 2016

If we were to dedicate an article to the most renowned pigeon lofts in Belgium that manage to deliver season after season, Albert and Francine Derwa-Luxem should not be left out. 2016 saw the racing birds of Derwa do what they do best: winning races!


(26/08/2015) The young birds of Derwa-Luxem (Herent, BE) appear to be in great shape

The old birds have had a fantastic season in the national longer middle distance races, including two provincial first prizes and a victory in the zone. It seems a new generation of racing birds is now ready to take over, since the young birds' team of Derwa-Luxem has been quite successful in the sprint competition in recent weeks!


(18/03/2015) Albert Derwa (Herent, BE) had an outstanding 2014 season

The Derwa-Luxem combination, which consists of Albert Derwa and his wife Francine, have had an outstanding 2014 season, winning no less than 17 first prizes and three provincial victories!


(19/01/2015) Albert Derwa's super class breeder Paulien has passed

The outstanding breeding hen Paulien passed away last week in the lofts of Albert & Francine Derwa-Luxem from Herent. She was indeed a world class breeding pigeon, having bred numerous highly successful descendants, both in her home loft and for many other fanciers.


(24/05/2014) Derwa-Luxem (Herent, BE) shows early form with a provincial win from Vierzon

Albert Derwa-Luxem is a household name in international pigeon racing. The descendants of his breeding hen Paulien have performed really well both at home and in other fanciers’ lofts, and his provincial winner from Vierzon originates from that same Paulien bloodline as well.


(06/05/2014) Top performances Belgium 03/05/2014 - 04/05/2014

These are the top performances from Belgium in the weekend of 03/05/2014 and 04/05/2014.


(07/01/2014) No words to describe the achievements of Albert and Francine Derwa-Luxem (Herent, BE)

Sometimes words like “the best, invaluable, invincible, matchless” are used too easily to describe the achievements of certain fanciers or pigeons.


(29/08/2013) Should the Derwa-Luxem partnership (Herent, BE) consider changing its name after their national win from Issoudun?

That new name would be Derwa-Luxem-Paulien, simply because the introduction of their hen Paulien has proved invaluable for this partnership.

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(17/08/2013) Issoudun 2013 | National winner Belgium Youngsters: Derwa-Luxem (Herent)

The national winner Belgium from Issoudun in the category "youngsters" is Derwa-Luxem (Herent).The pigeon was clocked on Saturday at 14:05:04 CEST after a race of 482.665 km, achieving an average velocity of 1582.16 m/min.


(01/07/2013) Paulien from Derwa-Luxem (Herent, BE) is a phenomenal breeder!

Last weekend Albert Derwa won a first zonal and first provincial from Gueret under the name of Derwa-Luxem. Winner of these two prizes was the one year old hen Pricilla BE12-2080130, a daughter of Paulien, the undisputed stock dam in the loft of Derwa-Luxem.


(31/12/2012) Derwa-Luxem (Herent, BE): a deluxe pigeon family!

The town of Herent is about 20 km away from Brussels and it is the home base of Albert and Francine Derwa-Luxem, the combination that has been performing very well in recent years. Season after season they manage to compete with the best fanciers in Belgium with a small number of pigeons, in the sprint and the grand middle distance.


(06/11/2011) Derwa-Luxem (Herent, BE) now officially declared 1° National Champion Yearlings 2011

In the middle of the season Albert and Francine Derwa-Luxem already had a record coefficient to their name for the ‘National Championship Yearlings’… and the fact that they have won this title is certainly no surprise, rather more a confirmation of what everyone presumed!


(27/09/2011) Albert Derwa-Luxem (Herent, BE) simply ‘outstanding’ in 2011!

The colony of Albert and Francine Derwa-Luxem belong undeniably in 2011 to the most laureate of our country. The closing nationals more than proved this with double provincial victory from La Souterraine and 2 x 2° Prov from Gueret!