Highland heavy athletics has been a big part of the day's activities since the first Scottish Fest and Highland Games in 2001.
In 2017, men's and women's divisions events include:
Email the Athletics Chair for information on 2017 events.
- heavy hammer throw for distance
- light and heavy weights for distance
- stone throw for distance
- sheaf toss for height
- weight for height over bar
- caber toss for flipping accuracy
2017 Athletics Competition is FULL.
Email the Athletics Chair to be put on waiting list.
2016 Athletics results are at North American Scottish Games Athletics.
2016 Field Records:
Andrew Baranowski in the Weight Over Bar (16’-0”)
Raymond Mabey in the Light Weight For Distance (52’-11”)
Raymond Mabey in the Heavy Hammer (73’-4”)
Kelly Jones in the Light Weight For Distance (54’-4”)
Kelly Jones in the Heavy Weight For Distance (36’-8.5”)
Mike Lanegan in the Sheaf Toss (24’-0”)
2016 classes and top 3 placements are as follows:
J. Alexander Jeffrey III - 1st
Garth Safford - 2nd
Andrew Baranowski - 3rd
John Odden - 1st
Kas Tommila - 2nd
Shaun Campbell - 1st
Tyler Tompkins - 2nd
Howard Thomas - 3rd
Mark Wechter - 1st
Kyle Daley - 2nd
Sean Taylor - 3rd
Larry Sisseck - 1st
Alan Wernsing - 2nd
Raymond Mabey - 1st
Tony Snyder - 2nd
Kevin Halsey - 3rd
Mike Lanegan - 1st
Jake Guttromson - 2nd
Kelly Jones - 3rd
Chrystal Rubert - 1st
Orejeona Jeffrey - 2nd
Karyn Criswell - 3rd
We thank our 2016 Athletics judges for a job well done!
Ken Beck, Bobby Dodd, and Mark Wechter
Challenge Events that were open to the public:
Challenge Anvil Toss