Nine auctions will end on Sunday 11 February

Nine auctions will end on Sunday 11 February.
Christian Deroux (BE)

9. National Ace Long Distance KBDB + family
Christian Deroux is a fine manager who races as a champion since several decades.
He already achieved several incredible performances such as 1st Vierzon semi-national 11. 237 pigeons, 2nd Limoges national 11.503 pigeons, 3rd Limoges national 9.119 pigeons, 5th Limoges national 24.479 pigeons & also 10th Bourges national 10.652 pigeons. In 2016, his pigeon christened ‘Solitaire’ ended the season in full force winning the 9th National Ace Long Distance KBDB with a.o. 1st national zone Cahors from 3.328 pigeons, a performance he achieved against the wind and the massa.

Bred from a prestigious line, this fantastic crack is already father of the 1st Interprovincial Ace Pigeon Long Distance 2017. He will be auctioned in exclusivity on PIPA with several members of his family.


Wout Spierings (NL)
Top class racing birds and youngsters of his best breeders
Wout Spierings has had quite a career in pigeon racing, winning for instance a title of National Loft Champion YBs and National Loft Champion One Day Long Distance. His most notable result of 2017 was a 1st-2nd-3rd NPO Fontenay against almost 10,000 young birds. His pigeon breed is still based around the old top lines of Strakke x Dora, to which he added some top class bloodlines of Jan Hooymans, Pieter Veenstra and Koen Minderhoud, as well as breeding bird De Peter of Adrie van der Rhee, winner of the title of Best Cock WHZB. A group of youngsters of 2017 from his best breeding and racing birds will be sold in auction.


Jos Goessen (NL)
Youngsters of his best breeders
The loft of Jos Goessen is probably the strongest performing pigeon breed in The Netherlands, based around the invaluable Gaby Vandenabeele bloodlines. The champion from Dutch Limburg has won an impressive number of
NPO wins and other top prizes. His number one stock breeder is Den Argenton, winner of three first prizes and a 2nd-7th-10th NPO, and now the sire of three different first prize winners NPO, including Sagan and Froome. In this highly exclusive auction we bring you youngsters of stock breeder Den Argenton, of Sagan (1st NPO Bourges 2015 as well a 2nd NPO Lorris and a 2nd NPO Pithiviers), as well as youngsters of Playboy Bliksem (3 x prov. top 10), and his sire Playboy Wittenbuik Jr., and of Bettini Lady, a direct Vandenabeele and the dam of Sagan and Froome. We also have youngsters of a few direct vandenabeele birds that were bred from Rudy and his famous youngsters New Bliksem and Super Romeo.


Luc De Laere (BE)
Youngsters of his best breeders
Luc De Laere has been dominating the provincial competition in West Flanders this season, winning no less than 7 provincial victories and 11 provincial second prizes, and taking home the title of 1st Provincial Champion. He now has an impressive 30 provincial victories on his palmares, and this is mainly thanks to a magnificent group of pigeons, with stock breeder Tieke and the line of Vandenabeele's Bliksem playing a pivotal role. Luc is selling a group of youngsters from his best breeders on PIPA.


Nico Van Noordenne (NL)
Youngsters of his best breeders
Nico van Noordenne has been one of the leading names in The Netherlands for over two decades. His fabulous Torero dynasty has provided him with countless top results, and the introduction of a group of Ludo Claessens breeders gave new impetus to the successful team from South Holland. Nico is now selling a select group of pigeons from his very best breeders.
Joel Verschoot (BE)
Youngsters of his best breeders
Joël Verschoot was the superstar of 2017 in the national long distance in Belgium. He won a 9th & 10th Nat. Brive 9,132 olds, a 2nd & 16th Nat. Limoges II 9,162 olds, and a 4th + 17th Nat. Jarnac 5,134 olds, each time with his first and second nominated. He also won a 1st Prov. Cahors 907 p., a 1st Prov. Limoges 1,687 p., a 1st Nat. Zone Limoges 3,339 p., a 2nd Prov. Tulle 1,368 p., a 3rd + 6th National Ace Pigeon Long Distance KBDB 2017, as well as a title of 2nd All round pigeon National KBDB 2017 and best pigeon of Belgium in the one day long distance over two races.
His champions Armando, Nopri, Barry and Contador have been winning top prizes in the national long distance almost on a weekly basis. Joël has been doing remarkably well with the stars of his Super As pigeon breed, a family of talented racing birds that has bred quite a few national winners over the years. Joël has now bred a select group of youngsters from his greatest champions, including his national ace pigeons KBDB of 2017, and they will be sold exclusively on PIPA.


Mark Gilbert (UK)
Southfield Supreme Special
The British superstar Mark Gilbert has won quite a few national and even international victories in some of the most prestigious classics in the past ten years. Mark's old Southfield Supreme bloodline proved an excellent foundation. Grandchildren of Southfield Supreme did win in 2017 3 times 1st National, 1st National Mont de Marsan, 912 km, 1st National Sint Vincent 864 km and 1st NFC Fougeres. All together grandchildren of Southfield Supreme did win 5 times 1st National and 16 times 1st Provincial.
He reinforced his breed mainly with pigeons of Brockamp, which have proven to be great performers as well. Other recent introductions include such renowned racing birds as Starlight (Meirlaen) and Golden Barcelona (2nd Best Int. Barcelona pigeon 2012-2014), as well as a few youngsters of the iconic breeders New Laureaat (Batenburg & PEC), Romee and Silvie (Jellema). Mark Gilbert is now selling youngsters from his prize winners and their bloodlines in a prestigious auction.
Roger & David Pierre (BE)
Youngsters of their best breeders
Father and son Pierre have been among the leading names in pigeon racing in Wallonia for almost 20 years now. They have an impressive collection of top quality pigeons, as you can tell from their national championship titles, their Olympiad titles and their numerous top results in regional, provincial and interprovincial competitions. Their super class hens Ashley, Virginie, Keisha and Messina have repeatedly come to the fore winning many titles. For instance, Ashley and Shaina have both won a title of 1st Int. Olympiad Pigeon in 2015 in Budapest. PIPA is now selling the very best pigeons of this fantastic pigeon family.


Wojciech Handerek (PL)
Racing birds & youngsters of his best breeders
The lofts of Wojciech Handerek are home to some of the best pigeons from Poland. Wojciech invested in several renowned pigeons from Belgium, The Netherlands and Germany, with which he was able to develop his own pigeon breed that has made it to the 2017 Olympiad in Brussels. In this auction we have somer super class racing birds + youngsters of Olympiad Pigeons Dakar and Karin paired to each other and youngsters of their own parents. A PIPA exclusive.