Points Calculation

Every competition element now contributes to the Piper of the Year tally.

The following is a breakdown of the points that are given:

1st   =  20 pts
2nd   =  15 pts
3rd   =  12 pts
4th   =  10 pts
5th   =  8 pts

Points are awarded to the first 5 placings only.

In the event of a tied result, the player with the most piobaireachd points for the season will be given preference, followed by element 1, 2 then 3.