Welcome, Throwers!
The Northeast Florida Scottish Games & Festival will run

4 Heavy Athletic divisions -- Amateur Class A, Amateur Class B,

Amateur Class C, Novice (1st time throwers),

Masters and Women's Division.  

Events include: 


Clahneart or "Stone of Strangth" (16 lbs. Stone)

22 Lbs. Hammer Throw

28 Lbs. Weight Toss

56 Lbs. Weight Throw 

56Lbs. Wright Toss for Height

Turning the Caber/ Caber Toss

Sheaf Toss (16Lbs.)
Gate Opens for competition ..............7:00am
All Vehicles off field ............................8:30am
Awards ..................................................5:00pm
We encourage kilted beginners (novices) to be on the field by 8:30am
on the day of the Games to try your hand as a "Thrower"!


Interested in participating in Heavy Athletics?  Check out the following links:


How to get started in Scottish Heavy Athletics

History of Heavy Athletics

Rules of Heavy Athletics



For your safety and the safety of the athletes: "Only participants and officials

are allowed on the playing fields. All others, including spouses and or families will remain behind all barriers. Anyone not authorized in the area will be

asked to leave the area and or escorted off the premises."

For more information please contact Audie Gibson at audiegibson@gmail.com.


Athletic's Schedule


Registration to compete in Athletics (Click Here)











Did you know?
Edinburgh was the first city in the world to have its own fire service.

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