https://rspba.org/2022/10/22/the-rspba-adult-solo-snare-drumming-championship-2023/


Big change for 2023!

There will no longer be a qualifying round on the day.

All competitors will be required to place at an official pre-qualifying event.

In North America, that would only be the Dunedin solo event.


Per the RSPBA website

"The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association, Intercontinental Solo Drumming Championship
Hosted by the Eastern United States Pipe Band Association and supported by Dunedin Scottish Arts Foundation.
Date: 18th February 2023, Venue: Dunedin Community Centre, Florida, USA.

The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association, Scottish Solo Drumming Championship
Hosted by the RSPBA Lothian & Borders Branch.
Date: 1st April 2023, James Young High School, West Lothian. (Subject to confirmation).

The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association, European Solo Drumming Championship
Hosted by the RSPBA Dundee Perth & Angus Branch and supported by Kingdom Thistle Pipe Band Supplies.
Date: 22nd April 2023, Confirmation of venue and entry details shall be clarified in due course.

The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association, Pacific Solo Drumming Championship
Hosted by the British Columbia Pipers’ Association (BCPA).
Date: Confirmation of the date, venue and entry details shall be clarified in due course.

The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association, British Solo Drumming Championship
Hosted by the RSPBA Glasgow & West of Scotland Branch.
Date: 14th August 2023, at the Piping Centre.

The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association, United Kingdom Solo Drumming Championship
Hosted by the RSPBA Northern Ireland Branch.
Date: arrangements to be confirmed"