Vorig jaar ging ik reeds langs bij de immer sympathieke Oost-Vlaming Martin Dhooge, gewoon omdat hij ongelooflijk sterk bezig was. Toen schreef ik als titel boven de reportage; “Komt de nieuwe kroonprins op de fond uit het Oost-Vlaamse Ursel?”.
For years Jozef is winning super results at the long distance and great long distance races. In his carreer as a pigeon fancier, he classified himself for 100 times in the top 100 national and international!
A few months ago you could already meet the father-son combination R.A. Bakker & Zn, their enthusiasm, short 2 guys who know exactly what they want and above all is this getting top results with superb quality.
Jo Bauters (43 years old ) lives with his wife Mieke and their 2 daughters in the Baaigemstraat in Gavere, this is where he also has his roots. He got infected with the pigeon germ when he was still very young. And as we all know this is a fine germ, not fatal, slightly addictive and a lot of fun. Also in his neighbourhood, like it was the case in many streets in Flanders in the past, a lot of people kept pigeons. Within this environment Jo felt himself very well.
Een van de eerste vragen vanuit de groep WAC en KBDB was... ga naar de pers om vooral correcte informatie te geven, immers de diverse forums en websites evenals bepaalde pers heeft de duivensport in zijn geheel de laatste tijd zeker geen goed gedaan . Het was vooral Dr. Schoonhere die dit benadrukte en vro
The “Schoolstraat 6 in Arendonk Belgium” has been the focal point for the international top pigeon scene for many decades. Like no other loft in the world, the Janssen brothers have influenced and stamped the breeding of pigeon over the entire globe. The Janssen pigeons have not lost any of the topicality today - they still stand at the base of almost all the world’s best lofts!
Danny De Voogd was rewarded with ‘The best all-round loft of the Netherlands 2013’. Since 2007 he manages to have more than 170 x 1 prizes with the amazing number of 6 (!!!) 1 NPO victories as highlights!!!