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Date: Thursday, 21st December 2017
Contributor: Ian Embelton - HQ

2018 Playing Requirements




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2018 Major Championships and Playing Requirements:

Contest
Date
Closing
Date
Contest Info
Bus Forms
Grade
1
Grade
2
Grade
3
Grade
Juv
Grade
Nov A / 4A
Grade
Nov B / 4B
19th May

British Championships

Paisley
04th April

Draw: 11:00
11th April
Click Here Medley
(5-7 mins)
(Submit 2)
MSR
(Submit 2)
Medley
(3-5 mins)
MSR Prescribed MSR:
1x4-parted March or 2x2-parted Marches

1x4-parted Strathspey or 2x2-parted Strathspey

1x4-parted Reel or 2x2-parted reel

All tunes to be from RSPBA list of prescribed tunes..
Prescribed Marches:
4x2-parted Marches

All tunes to be from RSPBA list of prescribed tunes.
16th June

United Kingdom Championships

Belfast
25th April

Draw: 11:00
02nd May
Click Here MSR
(Submit 2)
Medley
(4-6 mins)
MSR Medley
(3-5 mins)
30th June

European Championships

Forres
09th May

Draw: 11:00
16th May
Click Here Medley
(5-7 mins)
(Submit 2)
MSR
(Submit 2)
Medley
(3-5 mins)
MSR
28th July

Scottish Championships

Dumbarton
13th June

Draw: 11:00
20th June
Click Here MSR
(Submit 2)
Medley
(4-6 mins)
MSR Medley
(3-5 mins)
17th August

World Championships
Grade 1 Qualifier

Glasgow
04th July

Draw: 11:00
11th July
Click Here MSR
(Submit 2)

Medley
(5-7 mins
Submit 2)

Qualifying is Own Choice
N/A N/A N/A
18th August

World Championships

Glasgow
04th July

Draw: 11:00
11th July
Click Here MSR
(Submit 2)
Medley
(5-7 mins
Submit 2)

Final is alternate from Qualifying
Qualifying - MSR
(Submit 2)

Final - Medley
(4-6 mins)
Submit 1
Qualifying - Medley
(3-5 mins
Submit 1)

Final - MSR
(Submit 1)

Medley
(3-5 mins)

 

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