Welcome to the site of the Brothers Löwik from Almelo.
The brothers Aloys and Ben have specialized in the very long distance races ( 900 till 1300 km ) and not without success. They won many championships, National and VNCC topprizes and many prizes such as televisions, bicycles, pigeon clocks and pigs and even 3 times the car-price in a national pigeon race.
The latest victories are:
- .In 2010 1e International of a very tough race of Brive 6.148 pigeons ( also 1st NPO and 1st VNCC )
- .In 2012 1e National S3 Cahors against 10.178 pigeons. ( also 1st NPO and 1st VNCC ).
- .In 2014 was a jubilee year, for the 20th once in the top-10 champions VNCC with o.a. 2th VNCC en 7th National and 9th International St.Vincent 5.017 pigeons. The heaviest St.Vincent ( 1135 km ) of the last 20 jaar. Further, the 5th VNCC en 14th Nationaal Perigueux van 8.523 pigeons.
- .In 2015 again performed well and ended as 11th Champion nominated and 16th designated in the VNCC. Department 9 ( 1800 Members ) 16th champion not nominated and 15th appointed. International "Northern Union" 63th Champion about 10.000 Members.
- .In 2016 had another good year: 1th champion i.a.. Almelose CC 16th champion i.a.. VNCC 17th champion i.a.. with a hen of the old couple and 19th Department designated 9 50th o.a. with a hen of the old couple and 57th total Internat. Now of 10.000 Members
- .In 2017 had another extraordinary long distance year: 3th Champion Marathon North of the afternoon releases and 4th Champion Criterium of Aces in the Marathon North, 3th Champion VNCC not nominated and 6th Champion VNCC Champions League and 11th Champion VNCC appointed.
For the 21th the first time 10 champions in the VNCC in 33 jaar.
3th Champion not nominated NPO province 9 marathon and 7th Champion designated NPO province 9 marathon, 5th champion Total Northern Union and 10th Champion designated Northern Union and 11th champion Not nominated Northern Union ( that 10.000 Members).
- .In 2018 : 6 flee with 42% price ( 24 of the 57 ) , o.a. 19th VNCC Dax ( 1120 km ) of 805 duiven. 17th with a hen of the old couple and 25th VNCC Orange from 1319 pigeons.
- .In 2019 : 7 flee with 31 % price ( 21 of the 67 ) , o.a. 38th VNCC St. Vincent ( 1135 km ) of 1025 pigeons. 28th VNCC Limoges from 1845 pigeons. 28th + 40th + 61th VNCC Dax 667 pigeons.
- .In 2020: 5 flee with 34% price ( 18 of the 54 ) , o.a. 5th VNCC Limoges 2068 pigeons. 10th + 28th VNCC Bergerac 2431 pigeons. 31th NPO St. Vincent 849 pigeons. ( 4 price of 7 )
On this site you can read more about their pigeons, the way they hold their pigeons and the results achieved by them.
Ben and Aloys hope you enjoy reading their site.