Published: April 30, 2012

Toronto Indoor 2012: Toronto Police, Alex Gandy on top

Toronto – April 14, 2012 – Alex Gandy of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, had the most overall success in the Professional solo piping, while the Toronto Police bands won the Grade 1-2 and Grade 3 contests at the annual Toronto Indoor Games, held at Mosspark Armoury in downtown Toronto. More than 550 people came through the gate on the day, according to organizers – by far the largest crowd in recent memory.

Pipe Bands
Grade 1-2combined (two competed)
1st Toronto Police (Gr1) (1,1,2,1)
2nd 400 Squadron (Gr2) (2,2,1,2)

Judges: Andrew Berthoff, Peter Sinclair (piping); Scott Nicholson (drumming); Bob Worrall (ensemble)

Grade 3 (two competed)
1st Toronto Police (Gr3)
2nd Paris/Port Dover

Judges: Andrew Berthoff, Peter Sinclair (piping); Scott Nicholson (drumming); Bob Worrall (ensemble)

Grade 4 (six competed)
1st Glengarry
2nd Hamilton Police
3rd Grand Celtic

Judges: Gail Brown,  Lynda Mackay  (piping); Scott Nicholson (drumming); John Elliott (ensemble)

Professional Solo Piping (14 competed)
Piobaireachd
1st Ian K. MacDonald, Whitby, Ontario, “Lament for the Viscount of Dundee”
2nd Alex Gandy
3rd Michael Grey, Dundas, Ontario
4th Daniel Carr
5th Elizabeth Sheridan, Oakville, Ontario
6th Sean McKeown, Toronto

Judge: Bob Worrall

MSR
1st Alex Gandy
2nd Sean McKeown
3rd Michael Grey
4th Ian K. MacDonald
5th MacGregor Van De Ven
6th Daniel Carr

Judge: Gail Brown

Freestyle
1st Sean McKeown
2nd Alex Gandy
3rd Michael Grey
4th Elizabeth Sheridan
5th Daniel Carr
6th MacGregor Van De Ven

Judge: Andrew Berthoff

The 32nd Service Battalion and a post-competing recap

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