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Engels Jules & Yves, Putte are having an amazing season in 2021 with 2x 1st National (z) and so much more…

21 Dec 2021

The Engels family from Putte, a tradition of years what pigeons are concerned and especially iron strong pigeons who can set strong results with head wind. But the wind doesn’t matter that much for them when you see what a year they had in 2021 and are ready for 2022. Jules and Yves were to be found constantly at the top of the results on all races and win 1x 1st and 3x 2nd National zone without mentioning all their other top prizes. 

Aside that we also know them from their iron strong base that starts with “231/86” and “178/94”. After them you got “Den Argenton” – “Marieke” – “Den As” and so many other top pigeons. The last few years the name of the Engels family is at the highest level again were they always belonged. Then the “De Limoges” came, who won the 1st National Limoges 15,009 pigeons and who became the new coming star and where now especially children, brothers and sisters give excellent off spring on the breeding loft. 

By directing new top pigeons to the breeding loft they are more than ready to make a super season in 2022. 

Or how 6 pigeons who win TOP 10 National on the greater middle distance are present on the breeding loft without mentioning the toppers of the season 2021, which makes their breeding loft one that seldom has been seen before. 

“Jolien” 2nd National Chateauroux 2.780 birds – 12th National Argenton 16.363 birds
“Juliette” 5th National Bourges 7.253 birds – 16th National Issoudun 8.248 birds
“Julia” 13th National La Souterraine 9.469 birds
“Sanne” 3th National Issoudun 8.248 birds – 48ste National Argenton 15.235 birds
“Thibau” 2nd National Bourges 22.506 birds
“Tom” 7th Nat Chateauroux 22.818 birds 
“339/17” Dochter Tom” 4th National Issoudun 8.263 birds
“Son Wout” 11th National Chateauroux 17.269 birds

In the current season 2021 the following top pigeons arose: 

“083/17” is a full sister “Julia” en “Juliette” and won 1st Nat (z) Tulle 1.300 birds ( 4th National 7.004 birds )
“Nina” 4th National Ace Gr.M.D. KBDB 2021 with a.o. 1st Melun 2,202b – 1 Nat (z) Bourges 2,258 birds – 19th National Argenton 21,282 birds – 42th National Chateauroux 10,317 birds

Without off course the overview underneath that has also more than one top pigeon amongst their young pigeons and yearling pigeons who did amazingly well. The competitors are warned as in Putte they are ready.. 

Top season National 2021
32 x TOP 100 National
13 x TOP 10 National Zone 

  1           Nat (z)  Bourges                 2,258 year birds
  1           Nat (z)  Tulle                        1,300 old birds
  2           Nat (z)  Argenton              3,776 young birds
  2           Nat (z)  Chateauroux       3,624 young birds
  2           Nat (z)  La Souterraine    2,268 young birds
  4           Nat        Tulle                        5,067 old birds
  4           Nat (z)  Issoudun               2,602 year birds
  4           Nat (z)  Chateauroux          821 old birds
  4           Nat (z)  Bourges                 3,531 young birds
  5           Nat (z)  Argenton              3,755 year birds
  5           Nat (z)  Chateauroux          982 old birds
  6           Nat        La Souterraine  14,315 young birds
  8           Nat        Issoudun             14,758 year birds
  8           Nat (z)  Chateauroux       3,614 old birds
  9           Nat (z)  Chateauroux       1,668 year birds
  9           Nat (z)  Argenton              1,615 old birds
10           Nat        Chateauroux     24,617 old birds
10           Nat        Chateauroux       5,140 old birds
12           Nat        Argenton            14,787 old birds
15           Nat        Chateauroux     18,741 young birds
17           Nat        Argenton            23,124 young birds
19           Nat        Chateauroux     24,617 old birds
19           Nat        Argenton            21,282 year birds
27           Nat        Argenton            14,787 old birds
28           Nat        Chateauroux     24,617 old birds
31           Nat        Bourges               11,952 year birds
33           Nat        Chateauroux       7,099 old birds
35           Nat        La Souterraine  14,037 year birds
36           Nat        Bourges               18,710 young birds
44           Nat        Argenton              9,851 old birds
45           Nat        Argenton            14,787 old birds
47           Nat        Chateauroux     10,317 year birds
56           Nat        Limoges                 9,218 year birds
60           Nat        Chateauroux     22,196 year birds
60           Nat        La Souterraine  14,315 young birds
66           Nat        Argenton            23,124 young birds
69           Nat        Argenton            23,124 young birds
70           Nat        La Souterraine    8,383 old birds
71           Nat        Issoudun             14,758 year birds
75           Nat        Tulle                         5,067 old birds
79           Nat        Chateauroux        2,396 old birds
85           Nat        La Souterraine  14,315 young birds
93           Nat        Tulle                         7,267 year birds
94           Nat        Argenton             21,282 year birds
94           Nat        Issoudun             14,758 year birds

Top hen Nina 

This hen was going strong at the beginning of the season and shined immediately on the middle distance races with her 1st palm of the season. Afterwards she kept on going at the same pace and ended her season with a 1st National (z) Bourges. What a top hen that belongs on the rankings of the yearlings to the best of the best of the country. 

BE 20-6208276 Nina Hen
2nd National Ace Gr.M.D. Year birds 2021 ( 5 KBDB races )
4th National Ace Gr.M.D. Year birds KBDB 2021
4th National Ace Gr.M.D. Year birds 2021 ( 6 KBDB races )
4th National Ace Gr.M.D. Year birds 2021 ( 7 KBDB races )

The super hen of the season 2021 where you can now find a full brother in auction.

BE 21-6073793 “Brother Nina” – N°1 in auction

The golden breeding couple “Tom” x “Zus Limoges”

Due to the national victory of their “De Limoges” Jules & Yves decided to put everything on this strain. Full brothers and sisters have to take care of new top pigeons 

This is how they discovered a new super couple. 

BE 14-6022061 “Tom”
Won 7th National Chateauroux 22.818 birds and 9th Prov Gien 6,646 birds
Is an inbred to super breeder “Den Argenton” 1st National Argenton 3,942 birds
Tom is also a full sister to “Jolien” who we will introduce further on

BE 14-6022850 “Sister Limoges”
Is a full sister from superstar Limoges”
Daughter “Junior 178” ( Son 178/94 ) x ½ sister Argenton 
Pure inbred to famous old breeder “178/94” 

They are the parents to 4 real top pigeons at the Engels loft 

Full brother “433/17” Juliette
5th National Bourges 7,253b & 16th Nat Issoudun 8.248b

Full brother “434/17” Julia
13 Nat La Souterraine 9,469b – 19 Prov Argenton 1,339b – 61 Nat (z) Issoudun 3,129b
63 Nat (z) Chateauroux 3,618b – 94 Nat (z) Chateauroux 5,507b – 
161 Nat Issoudun 8,248b and 385 Nat Bourges 23,195b

Full brother “083/18”
1st Nat (z) Tulle 1,300b ( 4th Nat 7,004b ) & 104 Nat Bourges 23,195b

Full brother “339/17”
4th Nat Issoudun 8,248b and 54 Nat (z) Bourges 2,836b

Full brother “BE 21-6073765” Tommeke – N°3 in auction

Super breeder “Gaston”

The other super breeder from 2014 is “Gaston”. He is a direct Gaston Van de Wouwer out of his 098/03 Rik. 
“Gaston” himself became father and grandfather to more than one top pigeon. 

1st Nat (z) Bourges 2,439b
2nd Nat Chateauroux 4,389b
3th Nat Issoudun 8,248b
4th Nat (z) Issoudun 6,271b
7th Nat Vierzon 20,956b
And so on …..

In the auction you can find a daughter to the super breeder “Gaston” coupled to a full sister “Limoges”

BE 21-6192478 “Lady Gaston” N°2 in auction

Super racing hen “Jolien” 

In her racing career she was already a crack.
“Jolien” won herself 2nd National Chateauroux 2,780b – 7th Nat (z) Chateauroux 5,761b and 12th National Argenton 16,363b.

Also “Jolien” is an inbred to the base breeder “Argenton” 
Her father is a ½ brother Argenton and her mother is a daughter “Argenton”.

She became on the breeding loft already mother to  
  9  S.Nat Vierzon              4,019b 465km
12 Nat(z)Chateauroux   10,995b 516km
15 Nat     Chateauroux   18,741b 516km
45 Nat     Argenton        14,787b 542km
62 Nat     Chateauroux    6,303b 516km
94 Nat     Issoudun         18,176b 494km
And grandmother to 
 12 Nat       Argenton            14,787b
 22 Nat       Gueret                 12,888b
 27 Nat (z) Chateauroux      10,995b
 31 Nat (z) Bourges                8,358b
 40 Nat (z) Bourges                8,215b
 42 Nat (z) Issoudun               6,271b
 60 Nat       Chateauroux      22,196b
 69 Nat       Argenton           23,124b
 71 Nat       Issoudun            14,758b

Also a direct son “Jolien” is to be found in the auction 

BE 21-6073755 “Son Jolien” – N°10 in auction

Also 2 grandchildren “Jolien” are to be found in this top auction 

BE 21-6073771 “Jolientje 771” and BE 21-6073735 “Gaston 735” 
( N°11 + N°12 in auction )

A few special pigeons who we would like to introduce as well 

BE 21-6073781 “Son Thibau” N°5 in auction
Son superracer “Thibau” 2nd National Bourges 22,506 birds x full sister “Sanne” 3th National Issoudun 8,248b

BE 21-6073779 “Tommy Girl” N°6 in auction


Daughter to 2 top racers. Her father is “Son Wout” who won the 11th National Chateauroux 17,269 birds and her mother is “339/17” Daughter Tom who won 4th National Issoudun 8,263 birds.