Month: March 2013

Duke of York Chief of the Games at Victoria May 18th and 19th

The Victoria Highland Games Association announced that the 150th Victoria Highland Games & Celtic Festival will take place May 18 and 19 at Topaz Park, with His Royal Highness The Duke of York attending as “Chief of the Games”. “The Scottish and Celtic arts and culture associated with 150 years of highland games in Victoria…

Results posted from the 81st Annual Gathering

Visit the Results page for the full results of the 81st Annual Gathering. See the news on Pipes|Drums. Original videos from the streaming are on Livestream Some higher quality videos are being uploaded to the BC Pipers’ YouTube channel. Congratulations to all of the competitors. AGGREGATES: Piping Beginner: Alistair Bevan Grade 5: Fraser Jones Grade…

81st Annual Gathering on now – watch the recordings!

We’re testing our Live Streaming during Grade 1 Piobaireachd Friday morning and may change configurations occasionally but will try not to interrupt performances if possible. We have recordings of most of the events here http://new.livestream.com/bcpipers/BCPA2013AG The result announcements for solos are here Band results part 1 Band results part 2 9:20 am Grade 1 Piobaireachd: Competitor list:…

Mini-Meet competition and workshop on Vancouver Island May 4th

 The Victoria Highland Games Association and the Vancouver Island Pipers Club are sponsoring a Mini-Meet competition and workshop for pipers and drummers on Vancouver Island May 4th. Piping and Drumming adjudicators John Fisher, James P. Troy and Simone Reid will be running the workshops in the afternoon. Get the details and register here>>