Muirhead, Canning, Wilson take Killin firsts

Published: August 7, 2013
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Killin, Scotland – August 7, 2013 - Eleven competed in mixed conditions at the Killin Games, where Greig Canning, Craig Muirhead and Matt Wilson soaked up the firsts.

1st Greig Canning
2nd Bill Geddes
3rd Cameron Drummond
4th Gordon McCready
Judges: Tom Speirs, Ronnie Clarke, Roddy Livingstone

1st Craig Muirhead
2nd Cameron Drummond
3rd Steven Waterston
4th Greig Canning
Judges: Tom Speirs, Ronnie Clarke, Roddy Livingstone

Strathspey & Reel
1st Craig Muirhead
2nd Gordon McCready
3rd Cameron Drummond
4th Greig Canning
Judges: Tom Speirs, Ronnie Clarke, Roddy Livingstone

1st Matt Wilson
2nd Gordon McCready
3rd Roddy Weir
4th Cameron Drummond
Judges: Andrew Frater, Ian MacLellan

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