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THE POLICE PIPE BAND TRIVIA CHALLENGE!
Test your knowledge of the rich history of competitive police pipe band around the world!

THE ALEX DUTHART HISTORY CHALLENGE!
How much do YOU know about the greatest pipe band drummer in history?

OKAY, SMARTY-PANTS. SHOW US HOW MUCH YOU KNOW!
It’s time to test your knowledge of SFU Pipe Band factoids in our fun trivia quiz!

HAVE FUN WITH OUR NEW TRIVIA CHALLENGE!
How much do YOU know about the RSPBA? Test your knowledge in our fun quiz!

TAKE THE NEW TRIVIA CHALLENGE . . .
Test your knowldge of Gold Medal factoids in our fun quiz!

Take the pipes|drums Trivia Challenge . . .
Test your piping and drumming smarts in our fun quiz!

Test your knowledge of factoids!
Take the skill-testing quiz!

How much do you know about Capt. John MacLellan?
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Test your USA piping and drumming knowledge!
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How much do you know about Bill Livingstone?
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The World Pipe Band Championships:
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THIS DAY IN HISTORY:
August 25Anne Spalding (nee Stewart) and Patricia Henderson (nee (Innes) become first female competitors allowed to play in Gold Medal contest, Oban (1976); Faye Henderson first female winner of Highland Society of London Gold Medal (2010).
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UPCOMING EVENTS August 26, 2016Cowal Highland Games – Solo EventsCowal Park, Dunoon

August 27, 2016Cowal Pipe Band ChampionshipCowal Park, Dunoon

August 27, 2016Foothills Highland GamesFoothills Composite High School in Okotoks, Alberta.

August 27, 2016The North Lanark Highland GamesN.L.A.S. Fairgrounds, Almonte, Ontario

September 3, 2016Calgary Highland GamesSpringbank Park

TIP OF THE DAY
Pipers: Avoid loose strands of hemp at the joints and on the cords as it looks unsightly and unprofessional.
Stuart Shedden, Glasgow, 1998 Northern Meeting Gold Medallist

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