Gebroeders Jacobs, The Netherlands

Best kept secret of The Netherlands, Gebroeders Jacobs – Nes aan de Amstel, owners of a loft with sublime marathon racers for the toughest and most extreme (International) long distance races of 1000km (622 miles) and more.

Never before the Gebroeders Jacobs sold/auctioned any of their birds online. Though they belong to the best performing National Long Distance Lofts on both the NPO (National/afternoon liberation) as well as ZLU (International/morning liberation) races for over more than 25 years!!

Over the years, hundreds of Regional, Provincial, National and even International Premium Results carry the name of the brothers Toon & Piet Jacobs, from Nes aan de Amstel, very near to Amsterdam. Highlights of their sublime carreer of Marathon racing were: two times 2.(Inter-)national of Perpignan, 2.National Time-trial Mont Ventoux, 1.National Acebird Long Distance PiPa, WHZB, TBOTB, 1.National Acebird Perpignan ZLU 3yrs, and many, many more National Top Ten results! Obviously other wellknown pigeonfanciers have great results with the rich blood of this loft, like Verweij-de Haan (“Barry” & “Balotelli” and many other succesful descendants of “Barry”), Gertjan Rigter (Provincial Emperor of Long Distance racing in Noord-Holland and in Fondunie2000 (Departments 6,7,8,9,10,11)), Anton van Oort (4.National Pau, 1.Acebird OLR Thailand), Comb. D. ten Cate (1.National Cahors, Long Distance champion NU and Dpt 8), Jos van Schaik (3.National Barcelona), Nico van den Hurk (1.International Narbonne), Rinus Lagerberg (1.Provincial, 2.National S2 St. Vincent) and many more.

Pigeoncom is very honoured to organize this very first auction for the Gebroeders Jacobs, which is obviously overloaded with high quality young birds from a superb origin.

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