Benoni Mac-talla Pipe Band – World Championships 2009 Grade 3B winners
Benoni Mac-talla pipe band travelled from South Africa to compete in the world championships on the 15th August at Glasgow Green. They played at 14:44 in ring 3. They were competing against champion bands such as "Castle Rock" who won the British and European championships. Benoni Mac-talla achieved two 1st's for piping, 2nd for ensemble and 4th for drumming. This put the band 1st overall making the band the World Champions in Grade 3B for 2009. This is the 1st time that a South African band has ever achieved a first overall and this is an outstanding achievement!! Well Done all.