McCready in form again at Bathgate Games

Published: May 31, 2012
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Bathgate, Scotland – May 26, 2012 – Gordon McCready of Renfrew, Scotland, took both light music events at a sun-drenched, warm Bathgate Highland Games, while Darach Urquhart won the piobaireachd contest.

Piobaireachd
1st Darach Urquhart
2nd Tracey Williams
3rd Chris Gibb Overall

Judges: Tom Speirs, Andrew Wright

March
1st Gordon McCready
2nd Calum Watson
3rd Greig Wilson

Strathspey & Reel
1st Gordon McCready
2nd Steven Gray
3rd Graham Drummond

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TIP OF THE DAY
Ever have trouble deciding if your F is just a bit flat or sharp? If you think it’s flat, lift the D finger up and if it come into better pitch, you know you need to raise the tape slightly. If it’s not, well then, you have your answer as well.
Bruce Gandy