Register in advance to participate in the Scottish Heavy Athletics! Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
NOTES ON CONTEST:
Pre-registration fees for athletic competition: $35
Any application received after March 31 , $40. field entries: $40+ gate entry
Classes will be limited to 13 athletes!!!!
Only completed applications received on or before March 25, will be guaranteed a games shirt.
A class will be defined as having a minimum of 4 athletes. If by March 31, there are fewer than 4 applications, the class will be eliminated or combined with another class at the discretion of the Athletic Director.
Awards will be presented though 3rd place if there is a minimum of 5 athletes. If there are Less than 5 athletes in a class, only 1st place will be awarded.
Applications may be accepted after March 31, including field registration on a space available basis determined by Athletic Director.
There will be NO handicap scoring
Check-in time for all athletes begins at 7:30am at the Heavy Events field tent and will close promptly at 8:30am.
Competition starts promptly after Athlete meeting. There will be a Judges Meeting 8:45. Athlete Meeting 9:00. (Weigh-in at scoring table 7:30- 8:45 am Sat)
Entry for Athletes will be handled by Will Call, in ticket form. YOU MUST HAVE A TICKET IN ORDER TO GAIN ACCESS IN THE GATE.
Will Call will close at the time of the Athlete Safety meeting at 9am. To gain access after Will Call is closed you must purchase an additional event ticket at the gate where you can be reimbursed. You must see the Athletic Director
Competition will consist of the following nine events:
Open Stone, Braemar Stone, Heavy & Light Hammers, Heavy & Light Weight for Distance, Caber, Weight over Bar & Sheaf. Novice classes and Juniors will not compete in sheaf. Events may be eliminated for time constraints at the Athletic Directors discretion.
Spinning will be allowed for height events if the Head Judge and Class Judge deems safe
Athletes must participate in all events to qualify for the aggregate awards.
Competition will be conducted in accordance to SHA rules.
All athletes must wear a kilt (with undergarments) during competition. All classes are requested to wear Games T-Shirt provided at check-in
Mens A IHGF qualifier / Mens A/ Mens C/ Mens < 200/ Mens Masters/ Womens Masters/
Womens < 150
Womens A/ Womens B-C/ Womens Novice/ Mens B/ Mens Novice/ Juniors 15-17