Barry Wilson claims his third World Solo Drumming title.


On Saturday 24th October, at the Glasgow Caledonian University, Leading Drummer of ScottishPower pipe band, Barry Wilson and several other members of the drum corps, competed at the World Solo Drumming Championships.

After a good run in the semi finals and two excellent performances in the final, Barry was crowned World Solo Drumming Champion 2009 making it his third consecutive win by gaining most aggregate points over the March, Strathspey & Reel and Hornpipe & Jig events. Congratulations to Barry from all at ScottishPower Pipe Band.

The break down in both events were as follows


1st Barry Wilson
2nd Steven McWhirter
3rd Blair Brown
4th Gordon Brown
5th Stephen Creighton
6th William Glenholmes

Hornpipe & Jig

1st Gordon Brown
2nd Barry Wilson
3rd Steven McWhirter
4th Stephen Creighton
5th Reid Maxwell
6th Blair Brown


1st Barry Wilson
2nd Steven McWhirter
3rd Gordon Brown
4th Blair Brown
5th Stephen Creighton
6th Reid Maxwell