The Atlantic Canada Piobaireachd Challenge – The College of Piping And Celtic Performing Arts of Canada

2022 Atlantic Canada Piobaireachd Challenge
Saturday, April 30th, 2022

Hosted and organized by The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada in Summerside, PEI Doors open 8:30am and competitions begin at 9:00am Instructions/General Information: 

  • Competitors must enter using the form provided. 
  • Cost of registration may be sent via e-transfer to the College’s Bookkeeper, Maggie Clarkin, at or call the College to pay with credit card (1 877 224 7473). 
  • Entry forms are due by April 20, 2022 and no late entry forms will be accepted. In contests where you submit more than one tune, your selections will be given to you the week of April 25, 2022.
  • Please submit your entry form online. Any questions can be directed to Kylie MacHattie at
  • ACPBA rules are in place for this competition. These rules (as well as tune requirements) can be found here:
  • Highland dress and appropriate hat is required. Jackets are optional.
  • Competitors from Atlantic Canada must be current members of the ACPBA and competitors from other jurisdictions must be members of their own regional associations. 


Prize money for the Gold Medal and the Professional MSR

First place in each event will receive $250.00 (CAD)

Second place in each event will receive $150.00 (CAD)

Third place in each event will receive $100.00 (CAD)

2022 Piobaireachd Challenge Judges