Contest: 153rd Scottish Highland Gathering & Games: Piping and Drumming

8/31/2018 - 9/2/2018, Alameda County Fairgrounds - Pleasanton, CA USA



The Caledonian Club of San Francisco presents

153rd Annual Scottish Highland Gathering and Games

Pleasanton, California

The Caledonian Cup 2018

August 31 – September 2, 2018

San Ramon Marriott- Friday

Alameda County Fairgrounds- Saturday/Sunday

Piping and Drumming Tournament in Pleasanton, CA USA

Please click on the following link to register: http://www.r2sports.com/website/event-website.asp?TID=24936 Online entries are available until Tuesday August 1st. Please contact Jeff or Lezlie Mann if you have any questions Jeffrey.mann@hsc.utah.edu . For more information please see the Caledonian Club of San Francisco Scottish Highland Gathering and Games website www.thescottishgames.com .

Solo Events:

NOTE: ALL PIOBAIREACHD EVENTS HELD AT THE SAN RAMON- MARRIOTT HOTEL: 2600 Bishop Drive, San Ramon 94583

(925) 867-9200

Friday

Piobaireachd events will be held at the Games Hotel this year: San Ramon Marriott

Piping Events:

Grade 4 – Piobaireachd at the San Ramon Marriott

Grade 3 – Piobaireachd at the San Ramon Marriott

Grade 2 – Piobaireachd at the San Ramon Marriott

Grade 1 – Piobaireachd at the San Ramon Marriott

Open – Piobaireachd, MSR, Hornpipe/Jig at the San Ramon Marriott

Open piobaireachd is limited.

Saturday

ALAMEDA COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS located at:

4501 Pleasanton Avenue, Pleasanton, California 94566

(note: all solo events subject to change in order to accommodate scheduling)

Piping Events:

Grade 4 - 2/4 March, Slow March

Grade 1 - MSR, 6/8 March, Hornpipe/Jig

Practice Chanter (no entry fee)

Drumming Events:

Snare grade 4 - 2/4 March

Snare grade 1 - MSR

Snare Open - MSR

Practice Pad (no entry fee)

Drum Major:

Juvenile

Adult Intermediate

Adult Open

Drum Major competitors will automatically be entered into the event on Saturday and Sunday. Drum major competitors meet behind the grand stand at 11:00 a.m. for dress inspection and to receive their 6/8 marching heat assignments.

Sunday

(note: all solo events subject to change in order to accommodate scheduling)

Piping Events:

Grade 3 - 2/4 March, Strathspey/Reel, Jig

Grade 2 - MSR, 6/8 March, Hornpipe/Jig

Drumming Events:

Snare grade 3 – 2/4 March

Snare grade 2 – MSR

Tenor novice – 2/4 March

Tenor intermediate – MSR

Tenor open – MSR

Bass novice – March (any time signature)

Bass intermediate – MSR

Bass open - MSR

Drum Major:

Juvenile

Adult Intermediate

Adult Open

Drum Major competitors will automatically be entered into the event on Saturday and Sunday. Drum major competitors meet behind the grand stand at 11:00am for dress inspection and to receive their 6/8 marching heat assignments.

Band Events:

(no entry fee)

Out of area bands and soloists, please contact Jeffrey Mann for instructions on using the online registration system. (jeffrey.mann@hsc.utah.edu)

Saturday:

Grade 5 – Quick March Medley

Grade 4 – Mini MSR

Grade 3 – Time Limit Medley

Grade 2 – MSR

Sunday:

Grade 5 – March, Slow March, March

Grade 4 – Time Limit Medley

Grade 3 – MSR

Grade 2 – Time Limit Medley

There will not be an opening massed bands on Saturday or Sunday. For the closing massed bands each day form up after the grade 2 contest has finished (around 5:00 p.m. outside the North end of the Grandstand.)


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