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The National Piping Centre exists to promote the study of the music and history of the Highland Bagpipe.
Patron HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, KG, KT, GCB.
Founders: Sir Brian Ivory, CBE, FRSE - Lady Ivory, DL - Sandy Grant Gordon, CBE.    Read More

Lochaber Gathering, 2017 – Results

Here are the results from the Lochaber Gathering Festival of Piping held on Saturday, 19th August at the Nevis Centre, Fort William
 
Senior Competitions
 
P/A Piobaireachd – An Tuagh Oir
 
1st        Derek Midgley, Paisley
2nd       Alan Russell, Kelty
3rd       Nick Hudson, USA
4th        Innes Smith, Glasgow
 
P/A March – Lochaber Gathering Gold Medal
 
1st        Ben Duncan, Edinburgh
2nd       Gordon McCready, Glasgow
3rd       Alan Russell, Kelty
4th        Steven Leask, Glasgow
 
P/A Strathspey and Reel – Leek’s Taxis Trophy
 
1st        Gordon McCready, Glasgow
2nd       Alan Russell, Kelty
3rd       Michael Fitzhenry, Paisley
4th        Steven Leask, Glasgow
 
B/C Grade Piobaireachd – An Tuagh Airged
 
1st        Steven Leask, Glasgow
2nd       John Dew, Crieff
3rd       Duncan Beattie, Linlithgow
4th        Ben Duncan, Edinburgh
 
B/C Grade March, Strathspey and Reel – Clydesdale Bank Torphy
 
1st        Matt Pantaleoni, USA
2nd       Ross Miller, Glasgow
3rd       Sandy Cameron, Roy Bridge
4th        Peter McCalister, Dunblane
 
Open Hornpipe and Jig – Lochaber Gathering Shield
 
1st        Gordon McCready, Glasgow
2nd       Steven Leask, Glasgow
3rd       Andrew Donlon, USA
4th        Ross Miller, Glasgow
 
 
2017 Junior Results
 
18 and Under Piobaireachd – An Tuagh Umha & Pipe Music Book
 
1st        Finlay Cameron, Roy Bridge
2nd       Hamish Drennan, Drumnadrochit
3rd       Martin MacRae, Conchra
 
18 and Under March, Strathspey and Reel – Lochaber Gathering Salver & McCallum Chanter
 
1st        Finlay Cameron, Roy Bridge
2nd       Finlay Frame, West Kilbride
3rd       Hamish Drennan, Drumnadrochit
 
18 and Under Hornpipe & Jig – Clansman Garage Shield & Pipe Music Book
 
1st        Finlay Cameron, Roy Bridge
2nd       Finlay Frame, West Kilbride
3rd       Hamish Drennan, Drumnadrochit
 
15 and Under Piobaireachd – Dugald MacColl Memorial Trophy & Practice Chanter
 
1st        Luke Kennedy, Strathaven
2nd       Brodie Watson-Massey, Edinburgh
3rd       Andrew Ferguson, Dollar
 
15 and Under March, Strathspey and Reel – McCallum Bagpipe Case & Practice Chanter
 
1st        Brodie Watson-Massey, Edinburgh
2nd       Ruairidh Brown, Dunblane
3rd       Luke Kennedy, Strathaven
 
15 and Under Jig – McCallum Practice Chanter & Music Book
 
1st        Brodie Watson-Massey, Edinburgh
2nd       Luke Kennedy, Strathaven
3rd       Andrew Ferguson, Dollar
 
Youngest Competitor – The Neil Johnstone Memorial Trophy & Piping CD
 
Ruairidh Drennan, Drumnadrochit

The National Piping Centre exists to promote the study of the music and history of the Highland Bagpipe.
Patron HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, KG, KT, GCB.
Founders: Sir Brian Ivory, CBE, FRSE - Lady Ivory, DL - Sandy Grant Gordon, CBE

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HRH The Prince Charles,
Duke of Rothesay, Patron

with Founders, Sir Brian and Lady Ivory and the Lord Provost Bob Winter on the occasion of the 10th Anniversary of the Opening of The National Piping Centre.

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