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McWhirter joins elite band after five-in-a-row drum crown

World drumming champion Steven McWhirter
BALLYMENA-born Steven McWhirter has joined a unique body of just five people to have garnered an incredible FIVE successive world solo drumming titles. The leading tip of Inveraray & District, who once wore the famous Ancient Red McPherson tartan of Cullybackey, has remained unbeaten in the senior section of the Andante-backed world solos since 2011. It was his sixth global percussion prize in all, with the 2011-15 sequence of successes adding to the crown he clinched in 2006. A native of Ballymena (he currently lives in Glasgow with his wife Grace and son Harry), he is a full time drumming[...]
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