Athletics

Highland Heptathlon Heavy Athletics Events

Athletic events for men and women are a highlight of the Highland games. Professional competitors showcase their strength in events including:

  • Caber Toss
  • Hammer Throw
  • Stone Putt
  • Weight Throw for Distance – 28lb and 56lb
  • Sheaf Toss
  • Weight Toss for Height

Note that the Highland Games Athletics are a physically demanding and challenging event. Competitors are professionals and experienced athletes. 

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Order of Athletic Events

9:00 a.m.

22lb Hammer Throw for Distance

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10:15 a.m.

Stone Putt for Distance

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11:00 a.m.

Athlete Meet & Greet

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11:15 a.m.

56lb Weight Throw for Distance

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11:45 a.m.

28lb Weight Throw for Distance

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Athletics
1:00 p.m.

28# Weight Throw for Distance

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1:45 p.m.

Caber Toss for Accuracy

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2:30 p.m.

Mini Caber Toss for Youth

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2:45p.m.

20lb Sheaf Toss for Height

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3:30 p.m.

56lb Weight Toss for Height

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Athletics
4:00 p.m.

Athlete Meet & Greet

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Athletics