With preparations for Mòd 2016, Western Isles well underway, An Comunn Gàidhealach would like to remind any potential senior and junior piping competitors that the entry deadline for Mòd 2016 piping competitions is Friday, July 8th. Any late or incomplete entries submitted after this date will not be accepted.
The junior and senior piping competitions will take place at Sgoil Lionacleit in Benbecula on Saturday 15th October 2016.
Pauline Craib, secretary for Comunn Phìobaireachd Uibhist agus Bharraigh said: “We very much look forward to hosting the Mòd piping competitions at this year’s National Mòd. Uist has a proud piping history and there is a wealth of talented young pipers throughout the islands, so it is fitting that the Mòd 2016 piping competitions return here.”
Both senior and juniors entries for any piping competitions can be submitted online: at. An entry form can also be downloaded and entered by post. Details about the competitions themselves can be found by downloading the syllabus: here