Gibb in form at 700th Ceres Games

Published: June 29, 2014
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Robert Gibb

Ceres, Scotland – June 28, 2014th – While many of the UK’s pipers were at the European Championships, the 700th anniversary of the Ceres Highland Games went on, with Robert Gibb having the most success in the senior solo piping. The event is tied in with the anniversary celebration of the Battle of Bannockburn. Euan Anderson judged everything.

Senior
Piobaireachd
1st Robert Gibb
2nd Michael Elder
3rd Craig Martin
4th Andrew Hill

March
1st Michael Elder
2nd Robert Gibb
3rd Craig Martin
4th Andrew Hill

Strathspey & Reel
1st Robert Gibb
2nd Michael Elder
3rd Craig Martin
4th Andrew Hill

Under-18
Piobaireachd
1st Robbie MacIsaac

March
1st Robbie MacIsaac
2nd Ewan Cameron
3rd Euan Bailie

Strathspey & Reel
1st Robbie MacIsaac
2nd Ewan Cameron
3rd Euan Bailie

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