​​ North America's Premier Loft
​for 'Janssen of Arendonk

​​ Our lofts house a magnificent imported collection of the World Famous Janssen of Arendonk Legendary Strain. Featuring  3 'Originals directly from the Brothers, 12 children of the 'Originals directly from the Brothers​​, ​and 3 Grand Children from the Originals'

​​​​Midnight Blue Racing Lofts​

​​   midnightbluelofts@gmail.com
651-252-5692

​​Midnight Blue Racing Lofts .... is a racing and performance loft.  We have many accomplishments in the past 35 years.  Below are some of the 'Highlights' of our 100% Janssen of Arendonk Racers ... We began with the Janssen Family in 2009, and started racing them in 2014.

​​ 1st Concourse - 300 Miles - 27 Lofts - 127 Pigeons​​
1st Federation - 400 Miles - 24 Lofts - 441 Pigeons
1st Concourse - 434 miles - 36 Lofts - 335 Pigeons
1st FAOL - 300 Miles - 154 Pigeons
1st Concourse Classic - 2/Bird Nom - 48 Lofts - 236 Pigeons
2nd Topeka National - 400 Miles - 107 Lofts - 1,606 Pigeons
3rd Concourse Classic Average Speed
4th Topeka National 0A 400 Miles - 211 Lofts - 2,862 Pigeons
​6th Concourse - 122 Miles - 36 Lofts - 162 Pigeons
7th Concourse - 122 Miles - 36 Lofts - 162 Pigeons

​​100% Janssen Brothers of Arendonk

​​Our latest addition directly from one of Fennema's Original Janssens
NL.17.1637004
​Always expanding our collection here at Midnight Blue Racing Lofts

​​ 8th Concourse - 100 Miles - 33 lofts - 143 Pigeons​​
8th Concourse - 100 Miles - 28 Lofts - 124 Pigeons
9th Concourse -  100 Miles - 20 Lofts - 85 pigeons
12th Concourse - 122 Miles - 36 Lofts - 165 Pigeons
13th Concourse - 122 Miles - 36 Lofts - 165 Pigeons
14th Concourse - 300 Miles - 35 Lofts - 335 Pigeons
23rd Concourse - 122 Miles - 43 Lofts - 576 Pigeons
​38th Federation - 300 Miles - 29 Lofts - 464 pigeons
​40th Concourse - 446 Miles - 23 Lofts - 238 Pigeons

​​Beginning in 1886 and still going strong today
​Janssen of Arendonk

​​ This is a partial list ...we have several more finishes in the top 10% of competition, and the top 20% of competition.
We are a small team racing loft, and we average about five pigeons per race in any given competition.
​We specialize in Old Bird competition racing 100 thru 450 Miles ..  entering about 7 races each year ...including the Topeka National Classic which averages five thousand pigeons.

​​ Our Originals..... Born and Bred at the legendary lofts of the world famous Janssen Brothers of Arendonk

​​ Schone Donkeren
Belg.2006.6056131
Blue Check Cock
Bred by the Janssen Brothers
​of Arendonk Belgium

100% Janssen Brothers
Of Arendonk 

​​ The strength and depth of The Janssens of Arendonk are the core of our Breeding Lofts here at 'Midnight Blue

​​ Blauwen 77
Belg.2009.6233677
Blue Bar Cock
Bred by the Janssen Brothers
​of Arendonk Belgium

100% Janssen Brothers
Of Arendonk 

​​ We keep this family pure and uninterrupted, here is one of the finest collections of this famous strain in the entire world

​​ Geschelpt Klamperke
Belg.2005.6450508
Blue Check Hen
Bred by the Janssen Brothers
​of Arendonk Belgium

100% Janssen Brothers
of Arendonk 

​​ These original Pedigrees above represent the diversity and expanded collection of this legendary family we have here at our lofts ...  these pedigrees belong to the parents of our imports ...  we have gone to great lengths to ensure that the 'Original genetic line from the Janssen Brothers remains intact. (see our 'Breeders page for a list of our magnificent and very unique collection....

​​  Vosse of 57
AU.MIDNIGHTBLUE.2015.7757
Red Check Hen
a direct daughter bred from two of our 
foundational breeders
​'Vosse Shock and 'Geschelpt Klamperke

​​  Ijskop De Vosse
AU.MIDNIGHTBLUE.2017.9976
Red Check Cock
a direct son bred from two of our 
foundational breeders
​ 'Sampson and 'Vosse of 57

​​  De Vosse of 22
AU.MIDNIGHTBLUE.2016.8822
Red Check Cock
a direct son bred from two of our 
foundational breeders
​ Vosse Shock and Jonge Geschelpt