Competition Results

The Piobaireachd trophy: the Robert Nicol-Robert Brown Chalice.

Stuart Marshall wins 2020 Nicol-Brown

The results from this weekend’s Nicol-Brown Amateur Invitational Piping Competition are: Ceòl Mòr – 1. Stuart Marshall, Stokesdale, North Carolina, pictured (The MacLeods’ Salute); 2. Tyler Destremps (I Gave A Kiss To the King’s Hand); 3. Sandy Adams (Hector MacLean’s Warning); 4. Justin Howland (The MacDougalls’ Gathering); 5. Jessica Bain […]

Callum Beaumont wins online Alasdair Gillies Challenge

Callum Beaumont wins online Alasdair Gillies Challenge

The National Piping Centre, Glasgow, Scotland – August 13, 2020 – Callum Beaumont of Dollar, Scotland, won the annual invitational Pipe Major Alasdair Gillies Memorial Recital Challenge. This was Callum’s second win of this popular event, having won it last year. Held behind closed doors as part of this year’s […]

World Solo Amateur Piping Competition results

World Solo Amateur Piping Competition results

By Margaret Dunn. The 2020 World Solo Amateur Piping Competition, held online as part of this year’s Piping Live! festival, saw a record 125 entries from amateur pipers around the world. The results are below. The CLASP stewards connected live over 120 times last Saturday (August 8) with pipers from […]

CLASP end-of-season results

CLASP end-of-season results

By Margaret Dunn Yesterday, CLASP (Competition League for Amateur Solo Pipers) held its annual end-of-season competition. The competition marked the end of our 2019/2020 CLASP season and, as with our previous competition on March 23, this one was held digitally due to Covid-19 situation. It was a great success and […]

Online Junior competition results

Online Junior competition results

The online junior piping and drumming competition organised by Fife-based pipe band, Burntisland & District, has been voted a success by competitors, judges and organisers. A total of 202 entries were received in the piping (128 on pipes and 74 on chanter) from competitors in seven countries: the United Kingdom, […]

James Murray, who dressed for the occasion, competing yesterday from his home.

CLASP competition success amid coronavirus lockdown

This weekend’s amateur piping competition held for members of the Competition League for Amateur Solo Pipers (CLASP) was voted an overwhelming success by competitors and judges alike. As a result of the Conronavirus pandemic, the contest was held using videoconferencing technology and audio files. Competitors – from around the world […]