Competition Results

Peel Police, Boyd on top at Cobourg Games

Peel Police, Boyd on top at Cobourg Games

Peel Regional Police won the Grade 2 competition at Cobourg Highland Games which took place yesterday in the picturesque town north east of Toronto and beside the shores of Lake Ontario. Andrea Boyd was the overall winner of the solo piping competition held for professional pipers. It was the first […]

Results from Lochaber

Results from Lochaber

The 2021 Lochaber Gathering took place in splendid sunshine today in Fort William. The results were as follows: Ceòl MòrP/A Grade – 1. Pipe Major Ben Duncan (MacDougall’s Gathering); 2. Sandy Cameron (End of the Great Bridge); 3 Cameron MacDougall (Old Men of the Shells); 4. Gordon McCready (Lament for the […]

Mid Ulster Solo Championships 2021

Mid Ulster Solo Championships 2021

By Ian Burrows (RSPBANI Project Manager) As part of the Pipe Band Festival Showcase Events being organised by the Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association, Northern Ireland branch (RSPBANI), the Mid Ulster Outdoor Solos took place last Saturday (August 21) with a healthy entry of 63 competitors. This was the first competitive […]

Leask takes A Grade March at Oban; Liddell S&R

Leask takes A Grade March at Oban; Liddell S&R

Day 2 of this year’s Argyllshire Gathering – Oban Games held at Mossfield Park – saw with hot and sunny weather in this the 150th anniversary of the event. Approximately 35 competing pipers plus Oban High School Pipe Band led the march to the field. Before the piping competitions commenced, […]

Brodie Watson-Massey wins MacGregor Memorial

Brodie Watson-Massey wins MacGregor Memorial

Brodie Watson-Massey from Edinburgh, Scotland is this year’s winner of the MacGregor Memorial competition. His performance of Lachlan MacNeil Campbell of Kintarbert’s Fancy followed on from his rendition of The Rout of the Lowland Captain which he played in the qualifying heat three weeks ago. The MacGregor Memorial is part […]

Russell overall at Grampian / Musicians get green light for EU tours / Stuart Liddell recital / Piping Live! hailed a success /

Russell overall at Grampian / Musicians get green light for EU tours / Stuart Liddell recital / Piping Live! hailed a success /

The results from last weekend’s Grampian Highland Gathering piping competitions were: March – 1. Allan Russell [pictured]; 2. Calum Brown; 3. Pipe Major Ben Duncan; 4. Gordon McCready; 5. John MacDonald. Strathspey & Reel – 1. Pipe Major Ben Duncan; 2. Allan Russell; 3. Calum Brown; 4. Gordon McCready; 5. […]