Pipe Band win the North American Championship

Published on 11 August 2009 Categories: Senior School,  Music & Drama,  Pipe Band,  Extra-Curricular

Pipe Band with their trophy in CanadaThe Juvenile band has just returned from a successful trip to Canada, where they competed in the adult Grade 3 competition at Maxville, Ontario and captured the North American Championships.

The boys and girls also won numerous solo prizes and Mr Iain Simpson, Pipe Major, was crowned the 'Over 45 North American Solo Piping Champion'.

They enjoyed more solo and band success at the Montreal Scottish Festival the following day winning the Grade 3 competition.

During their trip they also visited Niagara Falls, Six Flags Theme Park and enjoyed a fabulous barbeque hosted by Mrs Martin (fondly known as Nanny Goat) who is the grandmother of Bobby Hamilton (Class of 2009). Photos will be available on the pipe band gallery soon.

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