The Golden Ten Pigeon Auction: Where Elite Racing Pigeons Fetch Record Prices

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For aficionados of the racing pigeon scene, the Golden Ten auction represents the pinnacle of quality and competition. The eleventh edition of this prestigious event has not only lived up to its illustrious reputation but soared beyond it, breaking records and dazzling enthusiasts and serious pigeon-fanciers alike. It's where elite...

The 2024 Gold Cup at Carnival Lofts – The Ultimate Racing Pigeon Showdown

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Hey Racing Pigeon Enthusiasts From Around The Globe! Listen up because we've got news that's going to get your feathers in a flutter! Introducing the *2024 Gold Cup Race*, hosted by none other than Carnival Lofts in the spectacular country of South Africa! Are you all set to fly high...

Soaring to Victory: The Ultimate Racing Pigeon Spectacle at Victoria Falls

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Calling all racing pigeon enthusiasts! Get ready for an extraordinary adventure in the world of pigeon racing at the breathtaking Victoria Falls One-Loft-Race! I, Jan de Wijs, your trusted Racing Pigeon Expert, am thrilled to recommend this event to pigeon-fanciers worldwide. Let's dive into the exhilarating details of this remarkable...

The End of an Era: The Phenomenal Auction of Dirk Van Dyck's Racing Pigeon Colony!

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Hello pigeon enthusiasts and sports fans! Today we have a story that is so incredible, it'll have your wings flapping in excitement. We're talking about none other than the legendary Dirk Van Dyck, whose influence on modern pigeon racing cannot be underestimated. And now, with the total auction of his...

Redefining One Loft Racing: AviRings Derby's Game-Changing Way of Racing

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Attention, fellow racing pigeon enthusiasts! Hold on to your perches because the AviRings Derby is about to revolutionize one loft tracing, and you won't want to miss out on this game-changing experience! 🧐 What's All the Buzz About? 🧐The AviRings Derby isn't your ordinary one-loft race; it's a groundbreaking event...

Viking Pigeon OLR, The Ultimate Pigeon Racing Experience

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Where the Spirit of Pippi Longstocking and the Tenacity of Vikings Shape Your Pigeons into Champions! In the world of pigeon racing, new opportunities are always arising that challenge the norms and broaden the horizons for enthusiasts and their winged athletes. While many pigeon fanciers are familiar with the traditional...

Wanted, content writers. Are you passionate about pigeon racing?

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Have you always wanted to write about our beautiful sport and everything related to it? Then I have a great opportunity for you! 🐦✍️ I am looking for enthusiastic writers who want to share their love for pigeons with the world. Whether you are an experienced pigeon enthusiast or just...

Final Africa Pro One Loft Race: Pigeons Soar to Victory in South Africa

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On October 14, the sky over South Africa was filled with excitement as the final of the Africa Pro One Loft Race took place. This challenging race covered a whopping 601 kilometers, equivalent to 371 miles, and saw 960 pigeons from around the world competing for glory and a share...

Andre Roodhooft, 1st National Argenton 3.994 old pigeons

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Let's dive into the excitement again! Andre Roodhooft from Pulderbos (B) is the talk of the town in the pigeon racing world. Why? Because he's secured yet another first-place trophy at the National Argenton race. His amazing hen, “Marleentje”, not only topped the category for older birds among 3,994 competitors,...

Urgent Appeal: 37 Pigeons Stolen from Kolvenbag & Son

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On a distressing night between 11:21 PM on September 29 and 1:07 AM on September 30, 37 valuable pigeons were stolen from Kolvenbag & Son. The owners and the pigeon-racing community are deeply shocked by this event, and a reward has been offered for the safe return of these pigeons.Contact...

A Turning Point in Pigeon Racing: Gerard Koopman Scales Back After Half a Century of Dominance

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Gerard Koopman, a true ambassador and leading figure in international pigeon racing, has recently announced that after nearly 50 years of active participation, he is scaling back his role. Gerard's influence on the sport goes far beyond just his time commitment; he has bred some of the most iconic and...

"De Kannibaal" - Unleashing Dirk van Dick's legend...

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Born in 1995, "De Kannibaal" emerged as a shining star within Dirk van Dijck's breeding loft. Bred from a remarkable lineage of champions, this light chequered colored pigeon displayed exceptional potential from an early age. In the world of pigeon racing, certain names resonate with unparalleled success and legendary status....

The miraculous story of NL.10-2059701 “Olivia”

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A phenomenal pigeon that makes history!In 2010, an incredibly lucky moment arrived for Adrie and Ineke van der Rhee from Alblasserdam when they received several pigeons from Tiny van Rosmalen, including the special NL.10-2059701 “Olivia”This gift, which was part of a trade, marked the beginning of an extraordinary adventure in...