Clan MacLeod of Greater Vancouver

Clan MacLeod of Greater Vancouver
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Saturday, August 15, 2009

SFU Pipe Band Wins Again! August 2009

SFU repeats as the top Pipe Band for the sixth time. To see the Band in competition, go to

Grade 1 Overall

1st Simon Fraser University (Canada)

2nd Field Marshal Montgomery (Northern Ireland)

3rd St. Laurence O'Toole (Ireland)

4th Strathclyde Police (Scotland).

5th House of Edgar-Shotts & Dykehead (Scotland)

6th Boghall & Bathgate (Scotland)

Drumming: Simon Fraser University (Canada)

Grade 1 Medley: 1st Simon Fraser University (Canada)

Drumming: House of Edgar-Shotts & Dykehead (Scotland)

Judges: I Wood, T. Sloane (piping); G. Craig (drumming); Joe Noble (ensemble)

Grade 1 MSR: 1st Simon Fraser University (Canada)

Drumming: 1st Simon Fraser University (Canada)

Judges: Malcolm MacKenzie, John Moles (piping); A. Steele (drumming); David Clark (ensemble)

Grade 2 (MSR)

1st Inveraray and District

2nd Ravara

3rd Mauchline and District

4th Dumfries

5th Grampian Police

6th New Westminster Police

Other news:

1. Triumph Street Pipe Band qualified for the Grade 1 final but didn’t make the prize list.

2. Robert Malcolm Juveniles were 4th in their competition.

All in all, a very good day for B.C. Bands.

- Courtesy of Ron MacLeod

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