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Latest News:

25/04/2017
Munster Trios & Mini Bands
Syllabus & Entry Form available on the Calendar Page.

24/04/2017
Pan Celtic Solo Results
Now available on the Results Page.

13/04/2017
Fingal PB Championships 2017 - Cancelled
Please see Latest News & Calendar pages.

05/04/2017
Fingal PB Championships 2017
Information & Syllabus is now available on the Latest News & Calendar pages.

12/03/2017
Leinster Solo Championships Results
Now available on the Results Page.

09/04/2017
Fingal PB Championships 2017
Syllabus is now available. See the Latest News & Calendar pages for more info.

17/02/2017
Leinster Solo Championships
Online Entry Form now available on the Calendar Page. Closing date 4th March.

07/02/2017
National Progression Awards in Piping
See Latest News page

05/02/2017
2017 Registered Bands
Updated Band information is now available on the Registered Bands page.

18/01/2017
2017 Calendar Now Available
See the Calendar page.

17/01/2017
Live Back In Ireland Concert
See the Latest News page.

09/12/2016
Step One Seminar
See the Latest News page.

28/11/2016
IPBA Band Regrading for 2017
See the Latest News page.

23/11/2016
New date for Leinster Solo Championships
See the Calendar page.

   
Achievements at RSPBA Majors 2016

2016 World Championships
August 13th, Glasgow Green, Scotland

St. Laurence O'Toole [1]
3rd & 1st Drums
Drum Corp:
World Champions 2016

St. Joseph's Clondalkin [3B]
3rd & 3rd Drums

Clontibret PB [4B]
2nd & 2nd Drums

2016 Scottish Championships
July 30th, Dumbarton, Scotland

St. Laurence O'Toole [1]
2nd & 4th Drums

Raphoe [4A]
3rd & 2nd Drums

2016 European Championships
June 25th, Forres, Scotland

St. Laurence O'Toole [1]
1st
Band:
European Champions 2016

2016 U.K. Championships
June 11th, Stormont, Belfast

St. Laurence O'Toole [1]
6th & 2nd Drums

New Ross & District [3A]
5th Place

St. Joseph's Clondalkin [3B]
3rd & 3rd Drums

Clontibret PB [4B]
2nd & 3rd Drums

2016 British Championships
May 21st Paisley, Scotland

St. Laurence O'Toole [1]
3rd & 3rd Drums

New Ross & District [3A]
5th & 2nd Drums

Clontibret PB [4B]
1st & 1st Drums
Band:
British Champions 2016
Drum Corp:
British Champions 2016

CALENDAR OF EVENTS 2017
DATE
CONTEST
VENUE
ENTRY FORM(S)
FEBRUARY
4th Saturday
(10am sharp)
Annual Irish Piobaireachd Society Competition Firgrove Hotel, Mitchelstown, Co. Cork
Mitchelstown_2017_Entry_Form_Contest _Masterclass_Details
MARCH
5th Sunday Munster Branch Solos Newcastle West, Co. Limerick
Solo League Details
11th Saturday Leinster Solo Championships Pobolscoil Iosolde, Palmerstown Community School, Palmerstown, Dublin
Solo League Details__Leinster Solo Championships 2017
APRIL
22nd Saturday Pan Celtic Solos St. Patricks College, Carlow Town
Solo League Details
MAY
6th Saturday Fingal Pipe Band Championships Lusk, Co. Dublin
Cancelled
14th Sunday Mini Bands / Trios Cashel, Co.Tipperary
Munster_Trios_And_Mini_Bands_2017
JUNE
4th Sunday South of Ireland Championships Carrigaline / Cobh, Co. Cork
25th Sunday East of Ireland Championships Howth, Co. Dublin
JULY
1st Saturday All Ireland Pipe Band Championships Armagh, Co. Armagh
9th Sunday Munster Championships Tralee, Co. Kerry
16th Sunday Arklow Seabreeze Festival Arklow, Co. Wicklow
SEPTEMBER
16th Saturday All Ireland Solo Championships Dublin
OCTOBER
8th Sunday Fingal Solo Piping & Drumming Championships Lusk National School, Lusk, Co. Dublin