Pitlochry Highland Games entries now open for 2024

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Pitlochry Highland Games had a very successful Piobaireachd Competition last year, sponsored by the Piobaireachd Society who will be providing sponsorship again this year with a maximum of 20 competitors.

The Games take place on Saturday, September 14, 2024 at the Recreation Ground, Ferry Road, PH16 5DZ. Gates open 0930 hrs and Games open 1015 hrs. All entries must be made via the website which is now open at this link.

2023 Senior Piping results

March, Strathspey and Reel (Open)

  1. William McCallum
  2. Brian Lamond
  3. Angus MacPhee
  4. Ciaren Ross
  5. Christopher McLeish
  6. Steven Gray

Jigs (Open)

  1. William McCallum
  2. Steven Gray
  3. Bobby Allen
  4. Brian Lamond
  5. Ciaren Ross
  6. Kyle Cameron

SANDY SPENCE MEMORIAL TROPHY

Best Player of Marches

  1. William McCallum
  2. Steven Gray
  3. Bobby Allen
  4. Simon Marshall
  5. Brian Lamond
  6. Angus Macphee

PIOBAIREACHD

  1. Peter McCalister
  2. Angus McPhee
  3. Steven Gray
  4. Callum Wynd
  5. Christopher McLeish
  6. Bobby Allan

2023 Junior Piping results

Juniors 14 yrs & under (Open)

  1. Kai Hay
  2. Hamish Stephens
  3. Charlie Mack

Juniors 15 & under 18 yrs (Open)

  1. McKenzie Fraser
  2. James Fraser
  3. Archie McNab
  4. Liam Munro

PIPING CHAMPIONSHIP OF PERTHSHIRE

Best Player of Marches

  1. Archie McNab
  2. Hamish Stephens
  3. Sam Brass
  4. Jamie Willbourn

Best Player of Strathspeys & Reels

  1. Archie McNab
  2. Hamish Stephens
  3. Jamie Willbourn

Some information on the Games

  • No cover if wet. Wear Strong footwear
  • Plenty of food stalls around the Arena.
  • Highland Dancing Competitions – all day
  • Individual Piping Competitions – all day
  • Pipe Bands – Parade down Atholl Road from 11.30 hrs and Competition commences at 1.00 pm
  • Heavy Events – Tossing the Caber, Throwing the Hammer etc – these Events take place throughout the day
  • Track Events – Running, Cycling, Childrens Races etc
  • Tug o’War Championship – afternoon
  • Drum Majors Demo around 16.45hrs if time permits
  • Massed Bands around 4.30 – 5pm.
•Pitlochry in 1924 with Major C.M. Usher second from right and John MacColl fourth from right.