Gavin MacRae went through the ranks of RMM and in the fall of 2012 joined the SFU Pipe Band. Gavin won the World Pipe Band Championships in 2012 in grade 3A as the lead drummer of the RMM3 Pipe Band. He has placed 3rd in Juvenile sec. 2 and 5th in sec. 3 at the World Solo Drumming Championships. He has played with the SFU pipe band for 5 years.