Andrea Boyd wins overall at Cowal

Published: August 26, 2017
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Andrea Boyd

Dunoon, Scotland – August 25, 2017 – Andrea Boyd of Ottawa took the overall trophy in the senior solo piping at the Cowal Gathering against a strong field. She was tied in points with Nick Hudson of Houston, but got the nod on piobaireachd preference.

A-Grade
Piobaireachd
1st Stuart Easton, New Zealand
2nd Andrea Boyd
3rd Derek Midgley, New Jersey
4th Nick Hudson
5th Jori Chisholm, Seattle
Judges: Alan Forbes, Andrew Wright

March
1st Darach Urquhart, Glasgow
2nd Alistair Lee, Surrey, British Columbia
3rd Ben Duncan, Edinburgh
4th Jori Chisholm
5th Nick Hudson
Judges: Barry Donaldson, Willie Morrison

Strathspey & Reel
1st Andrew Lee, Surrey British Columbia
2nd Nick Hudson
3rd Andrea Boyd
4th Ben Duncan
5th Derek Midgley
Judges: Walter Cowan, Ian McLellan

B-Grade
Piobaireachd

1st William Rowe
2nd Sarah Muir
3rd Ashley McMichael
4th Ben Duncan
5th Craig Martin
Judges: Malcolm McRae, Bob Worrall

March
1st Craig Martin
2nd Ross Miller
3rd Callum Moffat, Lockerbie, Scotland
4th Caitlin MacDonald
5th Daniel McDermott

Strathspey & Reel
1st Callum Moffat
2nd Daniel McDermott
3rd William Rowe, New Zealand
4th Caitlin MacDonald
5th Bobby Durning, Massachusetts

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