Canterbury Caledonian Society Pipe Band win championship title
13 March 2012
Premier endorsers Canterbury Caledonian Society Pipe Band claimed a convincing win in the Grade 1 National Pipe Band Championships, held this Saturday in the city of Tauranga, on the North Island of New Zealand.
The band delivered a 1st place in Medley performance, also taking home the Piping, Ensemble and Street March trophies and placed 2nd to Auckland and District in the MSR category.
The Canterbury drum corps, lead by James Laughlin, also took the Grade 1 drumming prize - the coveted Alex Duthart Drumming Trophy, and the Westpac and Kitto Cups for mid-section and flourishing.