Competition Results

Toronto Indoor Games results

Toronto Indoor Games results

Hundreds of people turned up to take in the annual Easter weekend tradition of the Toronto Indoor Games, held at Moss Park Armouries in the heart of the city’s centre. A full roster of amateur and professional solos were staged in the morning and bands were scheduled for the afternoon. […]

L-R: Allan MacKenzie (PPBSO Ottawa branch President); Andrea Boyd; Jacob Dicker; Matt MacIsaac; Michael Grey;  Ron Graham (Branch Vice President).

MacIsaac wins Glengarry Cup

Matt MacIsaac, a native of Cape Breton who now lives in Ontario, won this year’s Glengarry Cup before a large crowd at the Royal Canadian Air Force Officers’ Mess in downtown Ottawa, Ontario. The Glengarry Cup is an invitational own-choice MSR contest run by the Ottawa branch of the Pipers’ […]

Liam Nicolson receives his prize pipe (sponsored by McCallum Bagpipes) from National Piping Principal Brett Tidswell.

R. U. Brown Piobaireachd Society competition

Brett Tidswell has sent the results from this year’s Australian Solo Piping Championships organised by the R. U. Brown Piobaireachd Society. The contest was held at the weekend at Scotch College, Adelaide, South Australia. The R. U. Brown Piobaireachd Society of South Australia was formed in memory of the legendary […]

Kingdom belongs to Allen; Lawrie

Kingdom belongs to Allen; Lawrie

Bobby Allen from North Lanarkshire maintained his excellent competitive form by winning the Under 18 piping competition at Kingdom Thistle at Lochgelly High School. Last weekend, the 14-year-old, who recently joined Shotts & Dykehead Caledonia, swept the boards at Kintyre Piping Society’s Junior competition. It was also a good day […]

Success for Urquhart at SPA Professionals

Success for Urquhart at SPA Professionals

The Scottish Pipers’ Association’s (SPA) annual competition for professional pipers took place today. A good entry competed in the various grades across The National Piping Centre’s two campuses in Glasgow. The A Grade competitions took place at Otago Street while the B and C Grade competitions took place at McPhater […]

RSPBA London branch results

RSPBA London branch results

The results for the branch mini band, quartet and solo piping competition that took place last weekend at the University of Bedfordshire in Luton are: Mini BandsGrade 4 March – 1. Scunthorpe & District; 2. Grampian (Corby) Association; 3. City of Bristol; 4. Reading Scottish; 5. Stow Caledonian; 6. Glen […]

Photo courtesy of Cullybackey Pipe Band.

Culleybackey solos – results

Cullybackey Pipe Band held its 32nd annual solo piping and drumming competition on Saturday, April 6 at Cullybackey College, Ballymena. The results are as follows: Novice Practice Chanter – 1. Samuel Rooney, McDonald Academy; 2. Josh Anderson, Cleland Memorial; 3. Jacob Tate, Syerla; 4. Emma Boyce, McDonald Academy; 5. Billie […]

All the piping winners from the recent Lochaber Juniors competition.

Results from Lochaber Piping Society’s juniors

Lochaber Piping Society held its annual youth piping and drumming competition on Saturday, March 30, writes Ken A. Cameron (Chairman). We had a big entry of 53 this year, welcoming competitors from a large geographical spread including Ullapool, Inverness, Kyle of Lochalsh, Skye, Knoydart, Mull, Oban and down as far […]

The age 15-17 winners. L-R: Bobby Allen, Catriona Norman, Calum McKillop, Matthew McKerral and Euan Lindsay.

Bobby Allen sweeps Kintyre Juniors

Kintyre Piping Society’s annual competition for juniors was held on Saturday, April 6 in Campbeltown. It was a particularly good day for Lanarkshire youngster, Bobby Allen who continued his fine form with a clean sweep. The full results are: Chanter10 Years and Under – 1. Freya Borthwick, Campbeltown; 2. Rio […]

RSPBA Lothian & Border branch indoor competition results

RSPBA Lothian & Border branch indoor competition results

Chanter 10 Yrs & Under – 1. Hamish Ian Robertson, George Heriot’s School; 2. Anthony Keith, Boghall and Bathgate Caledonia; 3. Lewis George, Peebles Ex-Servicemens Pipe Band; 4. Ruben Hamilton-McBain, Burntisland and District; 5. Andrew Black, Peebles Ex-Servicemens Pipe Band; 6. Evie Busher, Burntisland and District. 11 Years & Over […]