March 31, 2005

Villaviciosa-El Gaitero wins second round of Galicean League contests

Aveiro, Portugal – March 22, 2005 – The Banda de gaites Villaviciosa-El Gaitero of Asturies took the second round of the Galicean League of pipe bands adding to its overall win in round one last December.

The event attracted nearly 100 bands in five grades, each vying to accrue points across three separate events. The third and final contest will be held in Manzaneda on July 31. Weather was rainy, but organizers were prepared, and competing bands were provided with a large marquee tent.

Grade 1
1st Banda de gaites Villaviciosa-El Gaitero (Asturies)
2nd Banda de Gaitas Ledicia de Mos (Pontevedra)
3rd Banda de Gaitas Nova Fronteira & Cartelle (Ourense)


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