Alistair Patterson - ODYSSEY ARENA - 27th & 28th Spptember 2013
Drum Major Alastair Patterson
Drum Major Patterson from Castlederg, Co Tyrone, a Senior Quantity Surveyor in the Construction Industry has been a drum major now for 31 years, starting his career in Pipe bands at the age of 9.

Over the years Alastair progressed in the competition arena winning numerous prizes at all levels; Ulster, All Ireland, Scottish, British and European titles. The highlight of Alistair's Drum Majoring career was to be crowned World Champion Drum Major on 4 occasions, in 1991 in the Juvenile Grade and then 3 times in the Adult section in 1998, 2002 and 2006.

Alastair has retired from the competing side of things but still enjoys taking up his Mace to take part in numerous events as a guest Drum Major and is delighted he can still show some of the skills acquired over the years that make him a World Class Drum Major.