Mr. Istvan Bardos, Mr Matteo Grappa, Mr. Adelmo Bonvicini, Mr.Alessandro Mario Segnini Bocchia di San Lorenzo  had a meeting in  Turin, Italy

Mr. Istvan Bardos, Mr Matteo Grappa, Mr. Adelmo Bonvicini, Mr.Alessandro Mario Segnini Bocchia di San Lorenzo had a meeting in Turin, Italy

Mr. Istvan Bardos, Mr Matteo Grappa, Mr. Adelmo Bonvicini, Mr.Alessandro Mario Segnini Bocchia di San Lorenzo  had a meeting in  Turin, Italy

After a long break caused by COVID, the leaders of the pigeon sport started the personal negotiations.  Mr. Istvàn Bardos, president of FCI, Mr. Matteo Grappa, chairman of Sport Committee of FCI and presidents of national racing pigeons federations of Italy, Mr. Adelmo Bonvicini and Mr. Alessandro Mario Segnini Bocchia di San Lorenzo San Marino had an important discussion about the development of pigeon sport, as well as the possibilities of international cooperation.
Mr. Richard Groß (1962-2021)

Mr. Richard Groß (1962-2021)

Mr. Richard Groß (1962-2021)

The FCI – the family of pigeon fanciers – is devastated   to receive this very sad information.  
Mr. Richard Groß was an excellent leader of the pigeon sport, not only in Germany but also worldwide.
His job was very important for all of us, and we will miss Him 
The FCI will always hold him in memory.

Kirkuk-Kuwait Int Race 800km 2021

Kirkuk-Kuwait Int Race 800km 2021

Mr. Jassim Alkulaib (member of FCI Sport
Committee) organized the FIRST FCI KWAIT MARATHON from Kirkuk (Iraq). This was an hard race and in the first day arraved only 2 pigeons.

FCI sponsored the race and gave the official
diploma to the first five pigeons.

The event was a success for the organizer and for fanceirs that have the possibility to race over 800 Km. The race represented how the perfect collaboration between neighboring countries can lead to
grat results.

Hoping we can have other similar events,we congratulate with the winners and the organizazation.

Chairman of Sport Committee
Dr. Matteo GRAPPA

Olympiad form 2021 postponed to 2022

Due to the corona measures, the 2021 Olympiad was postponed to January 2022.The Olympiad in January 2022 will take place in Romania.

The corona measures also had an impact on the sporting season in different countries.

In order to give everyone equal opportunities as much as possible, it was decided to organize two sports teams for the 2022 Olympiad

Team A: with results during the 2019 and 2020 season and 1 year results in 2020

Team B: with results during the 2020 and 2021 season and 1 year results in 2021