Balatonoszöd (120 km)
8/2/2022 12:00:00 AM
Mátyásdomb (170 km)
8/7/2022 12:00:00 AM
Lajosmize (250 km)
8/15/2022 12:00:00 AM
Tarnazsadany (320 km)
8/25/2022 12:00:00 AM
Görbehaza (400 km)
9/3/2022 12:00:00 AM
Tiszabecs HU (final race) (521 km)
9/13/2022 12:00:00 AM


Letenye  (40km)
Nagykanisza_1  (60km)
Hollad_1  (80km)
Letenye_2  (40km)
Nagykaniza 2  (40km)
Hollad_2, Last training before the finale race  (80km)


1. Martin&Manuel Layer
2. Crusader Racing Pigeons - Crusader Racing Pigeons
3. Walter Zerner
4. Henk Simonsz
5. Kevin Smits
6. Jef Lauwereys
7. Team Richter/Lipski
8. Penris Smeets-Penris
9. Krüger - Eschenberg - Team Lucky Looser
10. Team Paalman & Ebben
1. Walter Zerner
2. Keven Blonk
3. Martin&Manuel Layer
4. Kevin Smits
5. Team Richter/Lipski
6. Team Cop-Gijsbrechts
7. Tone Čebašek
8. Crusader Racing Pigeons - Crusader Racing Pigeons
9. Andrej Marinšek
10. Penris Smeets-Penris
1. Marko Goranič
2. Tone Čebašek
3. Team Borculo
NL-2022-8133242 Derby Che
4. Kris Cleirbaut
BE-2022-6099435 " SUPERMAN "
5. Team Cop-Gijsbrechts
6. Andrej Marinšek
7. Walter Zerner
8. Marco Gratzer
9. Henk Simonsz
10. Racing Pigeons Rupprecht

A One Loft Pigeon Race Like You Have Never Experienced Before…

The option to equip your pigeons with innovative (and world’s lightest) GPS pigeon tracking rings

If you decide to rent the ring, you will be able to analyze your pigeons’ flights & compare them to others to boost your performance and training in the future.

More information about the usage of AviRings GPS Pigeon Rings

24/7 live stream from the loft + pictures & videos of your own pigeons sent to your e-mail daily

Enjoy transparency like never before. Check on your beloved champions at any time and monitor the careful handling of our loft manager.

Loft darkening in the training phase

To ensure fair conditions for all participating pigeons and keep your champions in top shape for the finals.

More information about loft darkening

Pigeon separation before the competition phase

We will follow the teachings of champion pigeon fanciers from Belgium & the rest of the world and separate males from females to boost their competition performance.

Get your share of prizes in the value of 50.000 €*
(monetary prizes + GPS tracking devices & software)

10.000 € for the Winner of the Final Race

5.000 € for the 1. Ace Pigeon

2.500 € for the Winner of the special AviRings 3-races Cup

1.500 € for the Winner of the Semi-final race

4x AviRings GPS Package for Winners of intermediate distance races

and many others all the way down to the 50th place in the finals and top 3 positions in all competitions

*in case of 550 registered teams; otherwise the prize fund is reduced accordingly. Please check the AviRings Derby 2022 Announcement for detailed information on prizes.

your team of 3 pigeons
(1 active, 2 reserves)
for a special price of 250 €

Reserve pigeon can be activated at any time by paying the activation fee in the amount of 50 €.

Usage of AviRings GPS Pigeon Rings

All participants at the AviRings Derby can experience usage of the AviRings GPS ring. There will be around 20 AviRings GPS pigeons, which will carry GPS rings on all official races and also on most of the trainings. The flying routs gathered with the GPS rings will be analysed and shown to the participants after the race/training. The AviRings GPS pigeons will not be in the competition for prizes.

Participants can also lease a GPS ring for other activated pigeon (already activated reserve pigeons). The costs of the rent for alle AviRings races and final flight are 100 € per pigeon. In case this pigeon gets lost, rent will not be refunded.

More information about the usage of AviRings GPS Pigeon Rings

Important dates you need to know

End of Registration: until all spots (550) are filled (or 15. of May at the latest) – DON’T MISS IT, REGISTER TODAY!

Collection of Pigeons: February 12 – May 15, 2022 (through coordinators of National Associations, more information here)

Start of Training: July 2, 2022

Intermediate AviRings Races: one per week, starting on July 30 and ending on August 27, 2022 (5 in total)

Opening of general activation period: September 1, 2022

AviRings Derby 2022 Finals: September 10, 2022

AviRings Derby 2022 location

The idyllic Prekmurje region of Slovenia offers amazing conditions for pigeon racing. Our loft will be located in the beautiful settlement of Odranci and pigeons will fly west from various Slovenian and Hungarian locations to the east of the loft.

Meet our loft manager

Tadej Vugrinec has more than a decade of experience with breeding and racing pigeons. He has participated in Slovenian, Hungarian and Austrian National Championships, and regularly competes in one loft races across the world. Rest assured that your pigeons will be well cared for.

Our partners

Getting and keeping your pigeons in top condition? You can rely on our balanced mixtures, based on our rich tradition and innovative know-how. Our feeds are recommended by the greatest champions in pigeon racing.

Giantel BV - the best healthcare products for non-consumption animals

Check the AviRings Derby 2022 Tender

It contains all the information about registration, rules, pigeon delivery, schedule and terms & conditions of the competition.

And for all other questions please contact the organizer at derby@avirings.com

There’s just one thing left for you to do now…

See you at the AviRings Derby 2022!