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
4th Gareth McLeese, FMM
5th William Glenholmes, Vale of Atholl
6th Chris McNichol, Inveraray
For full results from all grades and events and summary sheets click here.