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WRPDT Annual Solo Piping & Drumming Competition

Practice Chanter Events

Event 1 March on Practice Chanter – Primary School Pupils - 2 Parts Each

Sponsored by Wallace Bagpipes

Event 2 March on Practice Chanter – Secondary School Pupils - 2 Parts Each

 Sponsored by Wallace Bagpipes


Bagpipe Events

Event 3 Novice March on Bagpipe – Less than 1 Year Playing 4 Part March

Sponsored by Ullapool Harbour Trust

Event 4 Under 15 Piobaireachd – Ground Only

Sponsored by  

Event 5  Under 15 Years – March, Strathspey & Reel (4 Part Each Minimum)

Sponsored by G1 Reeds

Event 6 Under 18 Years – Piobaireachd

Sponsored by McCallum Bagpipes

Event 7 Under 18 Years – March, Strathspey & Reel  (Minimum 4 Parts each)

   Sponsored by Achiltibuie Bagpipe Specialists

Snare Drumming Events

Event 8 Sticks & Pad – Primary School Pupils 2 Parts March

Sponsored by Deli-Ca-Sea Chip Shop

Event 9 Sticks & Pad – Secondary School Pupils 2 Parts March

Sponsored by

Event 10 Novice March – Less than 1 Year Playing, 4 Parts March

Sponsored by

Event 11 Under 18 Years – March Strathspey & Reel (Minimum 4 Parts each)

Sponsored by


Tenor Drumming Events

Event 12 Novice Tenor March – 4 Parts of 2/4 March

Sponsored by Ullapool & District Pipe Band

Event 13 Under 15 Tenor MAP March Set – 8 Parts MAP March

Sponsored by

Event 14 Under 18 Tenor March, Strathspey & Reel (Minimum 4 Parts)

Sponsored by

Contest Rules

Entrants are confined to age group dependant on event.

Entrants who enter event 5 may also enter event 7, subject to entry fee.

Entrants cannot enter contest 4 & 6, but must choose the event which best suits the entrants level of playing.

In Events 10,11, 12,13 & 14 an accompanying piper should be used. In Tenor events it is acceptable to have an accompanying snare in addition to the piper.

The announcement of prize winners will commence directly after the conclusion of the days events, with the exception of events 1&2 which will be done after these events.

Late entries may be allowed at the discretion of the organising committee.

Entry Fees

Entry Closing Date Saturday 30th June 2018

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