Johnstone, Russell win at Balloch
Balloch, Scotland – July 18, 2009 – The annual light-music-only contests at Balloch saw Finlay Johnstone, Glasgow, and Allan Russell, Kelty, Scotland, win the March and Strathspey & Reel events in mainly sunny weather. Sixteen pipers competed.
1st Finlay Johnstone
2nd Allan russell
3rd Gordon McCeady, Renfrew, Scotland
4th Donald MacPhee, Alexandria, Scotland
Strathspey & Reel
1st Allan Russell
2nd Finlay Johnstone
3rd Gordon McCready
4th Ryan Canning, Glasgow
Malcolm McRae and Barry Donaldson judged both events.