This season’s opening Ottawa Branch Knockout Competition was very well attended with approximately 70 attendees. Thank you to everyone for making this event a complete success! Eastern Ontario Champion Supreme awards were distributed to the winners and a raffle was held with support from our very generous sponsors:
McCarthy Highland Services
Brown Bagpipe Supply
Scottish and Irish Store
For a complete list of Eastern Ontario Champion Supreme Winners, please see this page
Cameron Baskerville and Bobby Smith with their raffle winnings.
The event was adjudicated by Edward Bush (Piping) and Scott Nicholson (Drumming). The event was followed up with a short recital by Ed Bush.
Group B Drumming – Four-parted 2/4 March (3 Competitors)PlaceName1stJames Johnson2ndKiernan Alexander3rdKelsey Bailey
Group B Piping – Four parts 4/4 March (14 competitors)PlaceName1 stAlexander Robertson2ndChris Macdonell3rdJustin Reid4thMarshall MacPherson5thFinley van de Ven6thRobert MacNaull
Group A Drumming – Hornpipe Jig (2 Competitors)PlaceName1stEric Wilson2ndDevin Roberts
Group A Piping – Two full 6/8 Marches (9 Competitors)PlaceNameTunes1stScott PollonDovecote Park, Calum Rife’s Fanfare2ndCameron BaskervilleJean Mauchline, Angus MacKinnon3rdNico GravelMacDonald of the Isles, Lord MacPherson of Drumochter4thWalter McLeishLeaving Port Askaig, Major John McLellan5thValerie Cooke JohnsonBruce Gandy’s Farewell to the Iron Horse, Fire Drill6thJason J. BairdAngus MacKinnon, Dornoch Highland Gathering
Thank you to HMCS Bytown Naval Mess for hosting!