The Highland Games are events normally held throughout the year in Scotland and around the world as a way of celebrating Scottish & Celtic culture and heritage, especially that of the Scottish Highlands.  Certain aspects of the games are so well known as to have become emblematic of Scotland, such as the bagpipes, the kilt, and the heavy events, especially the caber toss.  While centered on competitions in piping and drumming, dancing, and Scottish Heavy Athletics, the games also include entertainment and exhibits related to other aspects of Scottish and Gaelic culture.


Heavy Athletics

COMPETITIVE HEAVY ATHLETICS All day Saturday & Sunday. The Caber Toss: is a traditional Scottish athletic event practiced at the Scottish Highland Games involving the tossing of a large wooden pole called a caber, similar to a telephone pole or power pole.  It is said to have developed from the need to toss logs across narrow chasms to cross them. In Scotland the caber […]

Meet The Athletics Judges

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