Donald MacLeod Memorial Competition Results – Pix Added

The Annual Donald MacLeod Memorial Competition was held today  in Stornoway, isle of Lewis, with eight of the world’s top pipers vying with each other for overall champion title.

The champion was Stuart Liddell who is pictured above receiving the winners’ trophy from Donald’s daughter Fiona.

Results:

Piobaireachd
1 Stuart Liddell
2 Callum Beaumont
3 William McCallum
4 Angus MacColl
William McCallum with the MSR trophy
William McCallum with the MSR trophy

MSR

1 William McCallum
2 Stuart Liddell
3 Angus MacColl
4 Finlay Johnston
Hornpipe & Jig
1 Angus MacColl
2 Stuart Liddell
3 Finlay Johnston
4 Gordon McCready
1st overall Stuart Liddell
2nd overall William McCallum

Judges were: Alan Forbes, Iain MacFadyen and John Wilson.

Pipers , judges and organisers
Pipers , judges and organisers

Unlike last year there was no livestream of the performances this time around. Here are the pipers, their order of play and their tunes:

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Angus MacColl with the H&J trophy
Angus MacColl with the H&J trophy

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