Easton finds right direction at NZ Champs

Published: June 2, 2013
(Page 1 of 1)

Dunedin, New Zealand – June 1-2, 2013 - Stuart Easton emerged the winner of the New Zealand Open/A Grade Solo Championships, finishing first in the Piobaireachd, Strathspey & Reel and Hornpipe & Jig. There were more than 100 contestants across A,B,C, and D grades, making it the biggest solo event in New Zealand.

Piobaireachd
1st Stuart Easton
2nd Tom Glover
3rd Jamie Hawke

Judges: Marion Horsburgh, Malcolm McRae

March
1st Alasdair Mackenzie
2nd Martin Frewen
3rd Liam Kernaghan
4th Fiona Manson

Judge: Iain Hines

Strathspey & Reel
1st Stuart Easton
2nd Liam Kernaghan
3rd Martin Frewen
4th William Rowe

Judge: Marion Horsburgh

Hornpipe & Jig
1st Stuart Easton
2nd Martin Frewen
3rd Liam Kernaghan
4th Alasdair Mackenzie

Judge: Malcolm McRae

Otago Pipers Club Qualifying MSR
1st Callum Gilchrist
2nd Cole McKinnon
3rd Scott Marshall

Judge: Iain Hines

Otago Pipers Club Former Winners MMSSRR
1st Alasdair Mackenzie
2nd Stuart Easton
3rd Liam Kernaghan

Judges: Iain Hines, Marion Horsburgh, Malcolm McRae

A-Grade
6/8 March
1st Martin Frewen
2nd Stuart Easton
3rd Jamie Hawke
4th Fiona Manson

Judges: Peter McLean

VN:R_U [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0.0/5
VN:R_U [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0

THIS DAY IN HISTORY:
August 29, 1965Donald MacLean of Lewis dies suddenly at Cowal Games, age 63.
MOST RECENT POST
  • Keeping score
    Mon, 25 Aug 2014
    Scoresheets or crit-sheets have never been a regular thing at UK solo piping competitions. I remember arriving at Montrose Games in 1983, an awestruck 19-year-old from St. Louis playing at the “senior” solo competition on a brilli …
Read more »
UPCOMING EVENTS August 30, 2014Pacific Northwest Highland GamesExpo Center, Enumclaw, WA

August 30, 2014Calgary Highland GamesSpringbank Park, Calgary, AB

August 30, 2014Stranraer Highland GamesStranraer

August 31, 2014Canmore Highland GamesCanmore, AB

August 31, 2014Chatsworth Country FairChatsworth House, Chatsworth, Bakewell, Derbyshire

TIP OF THE DAY
Always hold the first beat of the bar. Some longer than others but always hold the first beat.
Ian Whitelaw, Redondo Beach, California

FROM THE ARCHIVES