Glenfiddich Piping Championship

The Glenfiddich Piping Championship was established in 1974 to inspire and stimulate the world’s finest individual pipers and to seek the best overall exponents of ceol mor or piobaireachd (the great music) and ceol beag (the little music).

Results from the 46th Glenfiddich Piping Championship, held at Blair Castle on Saturday 26th October are as follows –.

PIOBAIREACHD

Position Name
1st Glenn Brown – Farewell to the Queen’s Ferry
2nd Finlay Johnston Donald – Gruamach’s March
3rd
Iain Speirs – Scarce of Fishing
4th Jack Lee – Lament for the Laird of Anapool
5th
Connor Sinclair – Lachlan MacNeill Campbell of Kintarbert’s Fancy

 

MARCH, STRATHSPEY AND REEL

Position Name
1st Conor Sinclair – Major Manson’s Farewell to Clachantrushal, Susan MacLeod, Broadford Bay
2nd Finlay Johnston – Inverlochy Castle, Cat Lodge, The Smith of Chilliechassie
3rd 
Niall Stewart – P.M. J McWilliams, Glentruim, Ca’ the Ewes
4th Callum Beaumont – The Stirlingshire Militia, Lady Louden, The Little Cascade
5th
Stuart Liddell – Mrs John MacColl, The Shepherd’s Crook, John Morrison of Assynt House

 

2019 OVERALL WINNERS ARE:

Position Name
1st FINLAY JOHNSTON
2nd CONNOR SINCLAIR
3rd GLENN BROWN

THE BALVENIE MEDAL FOR SERVICES TO PIPING was awarded to Anne Spalding

The 2020 Glenfiddich Piping Championship will be held on Saturday, 31st October in Blair Castle, Blair Atholl.

For further information, please contact liz.maxwell@wgrant.com phone no. 0845 602 1974 or The National Piping Centre 0141 353 0220.