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Donation to the BC Cancer Foundation from the 2019 Boney Music Memorial Invitational Piping Competition and Recital

On March 27, 2019, Jeanette Bonar, BCPA Chief Steward Lynn Bullis, and BCPA President Rob MacNeil presented Dr. Brian Thiessen of the BC Cancer Agency and Nicole Kost of the BC Cancer Foundation with a cheque for $2,353.00 for the donations to the 2019 Boney Music Memorial Invitational Piping Competition and Recital toward brain cancer…

Jori Chisholm wins the 2019 Boney Music Memorial Invitational

February 9, 2019 – Burnaby, BC – Jori Chisholm captured the 4th annual Boney Music Memorial Invitational Piping Competition and Recital, held at the Halpern Centre on the Burnaby campus of Simon Fraser University. The event raised over $2,300 for brain cancer research for the British Columbia Cancer Foundation, $1,000 of which was donated from…

BCPA Annual Gathering proposed as a Silver Medal Qualifier by Competing Pipers Association

BCPA has been informed by the Competing Pipers Association (CPA) that the CPA Graded Piobaireachd event at the BC spring Annual Gathering has been included in the CPA’s proposed qualifying competitions for the Silver Medal at the Argyllshire Gathering and the Northern Meeting. The CPA’s proposed qualifying system will be presented to the Joint Committee…