Victoria Falls (ZIM)

Super performers in the final & ace pigeons

The international Victoria Falls one loft race was an instant success and popular with participants from around the world. Taking place in magical surroundings, with tough but fair conditions, the contestants race for a total of 1,25 million dollars in prize money. Top fanciers worldwide send in their best pigeons to this prestigious race, whose winners and ace pigeons are valued greatly in the international pigeon sport. This OLR is regarded as one of the best and largest races of its kind. The winners and ace pigeons from the 2021 edition are an elite group of super pigeons. These stars will be auctioned by PIPA, a unique chance to purchase pigeons that have withstood the African wilderness with glory! 

Some statistics:
Hot Spot I (192 km) with 5.071 p.– fastest pigeon 1658 mpm
Hot Spot II (235 km) with 4.598 p. – fastest pigeon 1804 mpm
Hot Spot III (318 km) with 4.224 p. – fastest pigeon 1384 mpm
Hot Spot IV (374 km) with 2.918 p. – fastest pigeon 1449 mpm
Hot Spot V (442 km) with 1.913 p. – fastest pigeon 1624 mpm
Final (600 km) with 1.555 p. – fastest pigeon 1337 mpm

The Super ace competition is across the Hot Spot flights 3, 4, 5 and the final.
The Grand Average ace competition is across all flights.
As the cherry on top, there was a long distance race (Enduro race) across 725km 10 days after the final. The winner achieved an average speed of 1132 mpm, in an extremely tough race. Several top performers from this race will also be offered in this auction.

Attention: additional fees and delivery times

  • Additional shipping fees ranging from 155 to 395 euros (excluding VAT applicable for you) per pigeon, depending on location.

  • The pigeons are currently situated in the USA.

  • An additional 3 months of delivery time, except for buyers from North America (USA,MX & CA).

  • The pedigree as shown in the auction will be the pedigree that you receive. Please note that not all pedigrees come with an autograph of the original breeder. We try our best to obtain all ring cards but this is not something we can guarantee.

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Important information

  • Buyers from outside North America (USA, CA & MX) will have to take into account an additional 3 months of delivery time on top of the standard delivery time.
  • The pedigree as shown in the auction will be the pedigree that you receive. Please note that not all pedigrees come with an autograph of the original breeder.
  • On top of the auction sale price you will also be charged a fee for the transport of each pigeon that you buy, additional shipping fees ranging from 155 to 395 euros (excluding VAT applicable for you) per pigeon, depending on location.

Buyers with a shipping address in the US/Canada & Mexico pay an additional fee on top of the auction sale price:

- 155 EUR (transport Zimbabwe-USA + quarantine USA), to be paid to PIPA. This will be invoiced separately, alongside the original invoice of your pigeon.

- as well as a shipping fee for local transport within the US or to Canda/Mexico for each individual pigeon. This fee is to be paid to the carrier.

Buyers with a shipping address in Europe also pay an additional fee on top of the auction sale price:

- 155 EUR (transport Zimbabwe-USA + quarantine USA), to be paid to PIPA. This will be invoiced separately, alongside the original invoice of your pigeon.

- and 240 EUR (transport USA-Europe + quarantine Europe), to be paid to PIPA. This will be invoiced separately, alongside the original invoice of your pigeon.

- As well as a fee for local transport within Europe, if applicable

- excluding VAT applicable for you (if VAT applies)

Buyers with a shipping address outside of Europe or the USA pay the following fees on top of the auction sale price:

- 395 EUR (see European buyers for cost breakdown)

- And the standard shipping rate for transport from PIPA to you, the end customer.

- excluding VAT applicable for you (if VAT applies)

 

If you would like to get detailed information about the overall cost for you as a fancier, please contact us at logistics@pipa.be

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