World Solo Drumming – Steven’s Eighth Title

Steven McWhirter  of the Inveraray and District Pipe Band is the World Solo Drumming Champion for 2017. He emerged with most points after two hard fought disciplines at the championships held today at Glasgow Caledonian University. It is Steven’s seventh consecutive title and his eighth in total.

In the picture above Steven receives his trophy from Nigel Hodgson of sponsors Andante. The prize list in the Adult Final, livestreamed to thousands of viewers around the world for the first time, was:

1st Steven McWhirter
2nd Michael McKenna, SLoT
3rd Blair Brown, St Thomas Alumni

Third placed Blair Brown in action

4th Gareth McLeese, FMM
5th William Glenholmes, Vale of Atholl
6th Chris McNichol, Inveraray

Runner up Michael McKenna of SLoT
Michael McKenna of SLoT runner up once more

For full results from all grades and events and summary sheets click here.