· The band display esplanade must be a rectangle of 15 x 25 metres.
· The start line will be one of the shorter sides of the rectangle.
· There must be a distance of three meters between the esplanade and the spectator boundary.
· There must be a distance of eight meters between the start line and the spectator boundary.
· The entire display arena must be cordoned off.
The following diagram summarises the pipe band display esplanade dimensions:
Definition agreed: December 20th, 2003