Big entry for Monifieth Highland dance competition

Dancers who took part in the special Tartan Week competition.

Dancers who took part in the special Tartan Week competition.

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AS PART of the Tartan Week Celebrations, Tayfolk Dance and Music held a Highland Dancing competition in the Gerard Hall, Monifieth, on Saturday.

A good entry was recorded, attracting competitors from around the county and beyond.

Primary

Five years: Pas de Basques - Kaitlyn Gauld, Forfar; Pas de Basques (HC) - Kaitlyn Gauld; Highland Fling - Abbie Crighton, Forfar; Sword Dance - Abbie Crighton.

Six years: Pas de Basques - Imogen Laing, Forfar; Pas de Basques (HC) - Imogen Laing; Highland Fling - Imogen Laing.

Beginner

Highland Fling - Liam Mitchelson, Monifieth; Sword Dance - Cara McFarlane, Carnoustie; Seann Triubhas - Katie Clark, Monifieth; Half Tulloch - Meggie M. Lyall, Carnoustie; Trophy Fling - Seann Mitchelson, Monifieth; Flora MacDonald - Violet McKenzie, Kirriemuir; Scottish Lilt - Adam Marshall, Birkhill.

Overall placings, - 1, Cara McFarlane; 2, Violet McKenzie; 3, Meggie M. Lyall.

Novice

Highland Fling - Phoebe Meldrum, Tayport; Sword Dance - Phoebe Meldrum; Seann Triubhas - Phoebe Meldrum; Half Tulloch - Phoebe Meldrum; Trophy Fling - Phoebe Meldrum; Flora MacDonald - Phoebe Meldrum; Scottish Lilt - Phoebe Meldrum.

Overall placings - 1, Phoebe Meldrum; 2, Hannah W. Yeo, Tayport; 3, Brooke Carr, Glenrothes.

Intermediate

Highland Fling - Ellie M. Meacher, Methil; Sword Dance - Ellie M. Meacher; Seann Triubhas - Ellie M. Meacher; Half Tulloch - Ellie M. Meacher; Trophy Barrack’s Johnny - Ellie M. Meacher; Flora MacDonald - Ellie M. Meacher; Scottish Lilt - Ellie M. Meacher; Sailor’s Hornpipe - Ellie M. Meacher.

Overall placing - 1, Ellie M. Meacher.

Premier

Nine years: Highland Fling - Millie McDaid, Glenrothes; Sword Dance - Melissa Lumsden, Monifieth; Seann Triubhas - Millie McDaid; Half Tulloch - Melissa Lumsden; Trophy Barrack’s Johnny - Millie McDaid; Flora MacDonald - Millie McDaid; Scottish Lilt - Melissa Lumsden; Sailor’s Hornpipe - Melissa Lumsden.

Overall placings - 1 (equal), Melissa Lumsden and Millie McDaid.

11 years: Highland Fling - Kathryn Mathers, Leven; Sword Dance - Carrie Mitchelson, Kellas; Seann Triubhas - Carrie Mitchelson; Half Tulloch - Kathryn Mathers; Trophy Barrack’s Johnny - Carrie Mitchelson; Flora MacDonald - Carrie Mitchelson; Scottish Lilt - Kathryn Mathers; Sailor’s Hornpipe - Kathryn Mathers.

Overall placings - 1 (equal), Carrie Mitchelson and Kathryn Mathers.

13 years: Highland Fling - Katie Mills, Monifieth; Sword Dance - Katie Mills; Seann Triubhas - Katie Mills; Half Tulloch - Katie Mills; Trophy Barrack’s Johnny - Katie Mills; Flora MacDonald - Mhiran Souttar, Luthermuir; Scottish Lilt - Mhiran Souttar; Sailor’s Hornpipe - Katie Mills.

Overall placings - 1, Katie Mills; 2, Mhiran Souttar; 3, Georgia Adamson, Buckhaven.

16 years and over: Highland Fling - Lauren Duncan, Methil; Sword Dance - Lauren Duncan; Seann Triubhas - Carla Soutar, Kirriemuir; Half Tulloch - Lauren Duncan; Trophy Barrack’s Johnny - Carla Soutar; Flora MacDonald - Lauren Duncan; Scottish Lilt - Lauren Duncan; Sailor’s Hornpipe - Lauren Duncan.

Overall placings - 1, Lauren Duncan; 2, Carla Soutar.