Congratulations to BCPA Bands and Soloists for Many International Successes

Congratulations to all BCPA bands and members who have made our association proud with strong representation across the world.

World Pipe Band Championships:

Grade 1:

Simon Fraser University Pipe Band

  • 5th overall (7th in the MSR, 5th in the Medley, tied for 3rd overall in drumming)

Dowco Triumph Street

  • 12th overall (12th in the MSR, 12th in the Medley)


Robert Malcolm Memorial Pipe Band

  • 6th overall

Grade 4A

Greater Victoria Police Pipe Band

  • 10th in Qualifier 1

Kamloops Pipe Band Society

  • 13th in Qualifier 1


Masters Solo Piping Competition

  • Jack Lee – 1st Place in the Piobaireachd
  • Craig Sutherland – 2nd Place in the MSR

The Argyllshire Gathering

Highland Society of London Gold Medal

  • Craig Sutherland – 1st Place

Former Winners MSR

  • Jack Lee – 1st Place

‘A’ Strathspey and Reel

  • James Troy – 3rd

The Northern Meeting


  • Alastair Lee – 2nd Place


  • Andrew Lee – 5th Place

Under-15 Piobaireachd

  • Peyton Stewart – 1st Place



  • Andrew Lee – 1st in the ‘P/A’ Strathspey and Reel
  • Alastair Lee – 2nd in the ‘P/A’ March
  • Jori Chisholm – 5th in the ‘P/A’ Piobaireachd and 4th in the ‘P/A’ March


  • Jori Chisholm – 1st in the March, Strathspey and Reel, and 3rd in the Jig
  • Alistair Bevan – 1st in the ‘under 18’ March and 1st in the ‘under 18’ Strathspey and Reel


  • Jori Chisholm – 1st in the Piobaireachd, 1st in the March, 2nd in the Strathspey and Reel


  • Kevin McLean – 5th in the Open Piobaireachd



  • Kevin McLean – 3rd in the Open March, 3rd in the Open Piobaireachd, 4th in the Open Jig
  • Tori Killoran – 3rd in the Open Jig


  • Ed McIlwaine – 4th in the Open Piobaireachd


  • Portland Metro – 2nd in the Grade 2 Medley, 3rd in the Grade 2 MSR
  • White Spot Pipe Band – 2nd in the Grade 4 Medley