|Tamworth. Photo courtesy C. Hamm|
During the three-day event, the most exciting is the one held on the Saturday, at the Tamworth site. There is where all the competitions are held; competitions are grouped as follows:
Speaking: Oration, Story Telling, Poetry Recitation, Pair Dialogue
Ellen MacIsaac’s Celtic Choir, took the first place (Gold medal) on the Choir competition, the Ottawa Céilí Band took the first price in their category, Ellen MacIsaac took the 2nd place (Silver medal) in the Corn Mhic ConCharraige competition, the Sean Nós competition for those who have already won the open Sean Nós competition. Emilie Funston took 3rd place on Sean Nós dancing, Patrick Scott took the 1st Annual Bob Ely award for Poetry Recitation, and the CCE Ottawa Set Dancers took the first place on Set Dancing.
|Pat Scott reciting. Photo courtesy C. Hamm|
|Pat Scott receiving the Bob Ely Award. Photo courtesy of Oireachtas Gaeilge Cheanada|
|CCE Ottawa Set Dancers. Photo courtesy C. Hamm|