August 14, 2002 - Stirling Pipe Band Set to Defend World Title

Stirling, Scotland - The Royal Burgh of Stirling Pipe Band is returning to Glasgow to defend the world title it won last year.  The band will be competing at the 2002 World Pipe Band Championships at Glasgow green on Saturday August 17th.

The group won the world title and the Coval title last year.  Their most recent win was last week at a competition in North Berwick.  The band has novice Juvenile, Grade 4 and Grade 3a groups and 111 members, All will be competing this weekend.

Piper Warming Up at Seattle Highland Games - July 2002
Getting Ready at the Seattle Highland Games

If you've never been to a Pipe Band Contest go!  A large group of CSO clan members went to the recent Seattle Highland Games in Enumclaw Washington to participate in one of the largest competitions in North America.

Good Luck Stirling!