2017 PNE Band Festival

Hello Community Band Enthusiasts! The Fair at the PNE is pleased to announce the Community Band Festival will return in 2017.   During the inaugural run of 2016, seven bands from across Metro Vancouver performed for fair goers during the fair.  Fairgoers gave them enthusiastic support and all the performers had a great time. The 2017…

Application Deadline for Spring BCPA Tuition Bursaries and new Piobaireachd Bursaries

The Spring deadline to apply for the BCPA Tuition Bursaries is Sunday May 7, 2017. Information about the tuition bursaries and the 2017 application form can be found on the website at: http://www.bcpipers.org/services/grants-bursaries/ Also, BCPA is pleased to announce the addition of the Neil O. Stubberfield Piobaireachd Bursaries, in memory of Neil Stubberfield, a long…

Highland Games Online Entry Forms Now Available

Links to the online entry forms are now available on the BC Pipers website home page in the Entry Forms section. The following online entry forms are now available: BC Highland Games https://bcpipers.wildapricot.org/event-2537725 Skagit Valley Highland Games https://celticarts.org/events/highland-games-home/competitor-entry-forms/ Portland Highland Games http://www.phga.org/competitor-information/ Pacific Northwest Highland Games http://www.sshga.org/home.htm  

Complete Results and Recap of the 2017 Annual Gathering

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The complete results of the 2017 Annual Gathering are now posted on the Results page. They include the per event results, the aggregate/overall winners in the solo and band events, and details of the band results. In addition, winners of the special event awards are included. The Grand Aggregate standings are also updated on the…

Partial results of the 2017 BCPA Annual Gathering

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Bruce Gandy won the MacCrimmon Memorial Cairn for Open Piping Piobaireachd, the March, Strathspey & Reel, and the Aggregate at the 2017 BCPA Annual Gathering on April 14 & 15 at Clayton Heights Secondary School, Surrey, BC.   Andrew Lewis captured the Competing Pipers Association Combined B&C Grade Piobaireachd.   Grant Maxwell won both the…