Vale of Atholl Wins Dunbar
Dunbar, Scotland – May 10, 2003 – The Vale of Atholl Pipe Band kicked off the 2003 RSPBA outdoor season with a win at Dunbar, on Scotland’s east coast, in bright skies and a cold North Sea wind. Grade 2 was won by Dumbarton & District.
Grade 1 (MSR)
1st Vale of Atholl
2nd Strathclyde Police
3rd Boghall & Bathgate
4th Lothian & Borders Police
Drumming: Lothian & Border Police
Judges: A. Ronaldson, J. Baxter
Dysart & Dundonald and David Urquhart Travel competed also.
Grade 2 (medley)
1st Dumbarton & District
2nd 52nd Lowland Regiment
3rd Coalburn IOR
4th Drambuie Kirkliston
Judges: G. Shepherd, A. Aitken
A total of 11 bands played in Grade 2.
An MSR and Medley were selected the requirement in grades 1 and 2, respectively, it was thought by some because they will be featured at the first major championship, the Scottish, at Dumbarton on May 17.
What do you think? We always want to hear from our readers, so please use our comment system to provide your thoughts!
Do you have competition results? Be sure to send them to pipes|drums. We can’t report what we don’t know about! Please remember to support the businesses that advertise and make the not-for-profit p|d possible.