2008 Newtonmore Highland Games and Clan Macpherson Rally - Saturday August 2nd

HEAVY EVENTS GROUND RECORDS



Heavy Events

Event Record Holder
16lb Shot Putt 16.34 m Scot Thompson (Elgin), 2007
Note: 15.62m, E. Irvine (EAC) 1987
16lb Scots Hammer 40.60 m Bert Sorin (USA), 2007
Note: 38.16m, George Patience 1984
28lb Weight for Distance 25.24 m Bert Sorin (USA), 2007
Note: 22.90m, George Patience 1984
56lb Weight over Bar 16-6 Mike Zolkiewicz (USA) 2004
16lb Sheaf over Bar 31-0 Graeme Allan (Shaftesbury H.) 2007



Creag Dhubh Hill Race

Length of course approximately 4 miles, vertical ascent 1200 feet.

Male 27 mins 7 secs John Brooks (Lochaber Athletic Club) 1997
Female 32 mins 21 secs Angela Mudge (Carnethy Hill Runners) 2006