Pipe bands drums up more prizes
November 5, 2009
The SFU and Robert Malcolm Memorial (RMM) pipe bands led all other organizations at the World Solo Drumming Championships Oct. 24 in Glasgow, Scotland. Gordon Lee, Blair Brown and Reid Maxwell all reached the adult final, with Brown and Maxwell capturing prizes for 4th and 6th place respectively and Lee finishing 8th. RMM drummer James MacNeil took top prize in the Juvenile 1 (U13 years) final in his first year at the competition while Gavin MacRae came 9th in the Juvenile 2 section final (U16 years).