18/10/2020 - These auctions ended on Sunday 18 October: Sorin Florea (RO), Derek Rooney (UK), Carlo Gyselbrecht (BE), Tom Van Gaver (BE), Marcin Kapinos (PL), Franz-Josef Irmer (DE) & Xue Yuqin ( Hollywood) (CN).
18/12/2019 - 12 different auctions closed on Sunday and Monday, in which 667,175 euro was raised for 262 pigeons. This makes for an average sale price of 2,546 euro per bird. We briefly discuss each individual auction.
20/06/2019 - The last but one auction weekend of the season came to a close last Sunday 16th of June. Next week we have our Season Finale, an apotheosis after what turned out to be PIPA's best auction season ever. And our Season Finale is promising to be quite a special event.
22/01/2019 - On Sunday the 20th of January, these auctions will end: Guy van der Auwera (BE), Wojciech Handerek (PL), Depasse-Lardenoye (BE), Kevin Saudoyez (BE), Marcel Sangers (NL), Rutz & Sons (DE), Dennis van Toor (NL), Sjaak van de Velde (NL), De Vroe- Vandeputte (BE), Sorin Florea (RO), Annick Goeteyn (BE) & Jean-Pierre Palm (BE).
14/10/2017 - Romanian top fancier Florea Sorin has built himself a new loft, one of the biggest projects in recent international pigeon racing. Several fanciers from all across the world were invited for the grand opening of his loft, including PIPA partner Thomas Gyselbrecht. The result of a long and close friendship between Mr Sorin and PIPA.
19/12/2016 - It's like a fairy tale, a few years ago. Florea Sorin had a dream, and the dream was to reach the top in the pigeon world. Well, only a few years later, it seems Florea Sorin already reached the top.
07/10/2016 - Mike Tyson is a pigeon fancier. When his four-year-old daughter died in a tragic accident, Mike Tyson's mind turned to violence. But the man known across the globe as Iron Mike kept himself from going off the rails after the terrible accident in 2009, thanks to his love for pigeons.
30/05/2016 - Romanian businessman Florea Sorin has been acquiring birds with the best bloodlines from Europe in the past few years such as Italian ace bird Il Ragno. Recent results now show that he is well on his way to reaching his ultime goal: breeding and racing successfully across the world.
03/07/2015 - A unique project in pigeon racing, inspired by the Romanian visionary Florea Sorin. In business and in life his ability to think beyond borders with co-operation and participation as keywords, brought him great success. These exact same starting points are now the base of Team Florea Sorin in order to reach their ultimate goal; breeding and racing winners all over the world.
18/03/2014 - Two weeks ago Florea Sorin, the biggest collector of racing pigeons in Europe, and PIPA agent for Romania Dinu Mihai visited PIPA. During their four-day visit they met many top fanciers in Belgium and Holland.