:: The Halkirk Highland Games
The Halkirk Highland Games, a traditional and spectacular Scottish sporting event started in
1886, is held in Caithness in the far North of Scotland, near to Thurso and the famous end of
the road landmark of John O'Groats. It is always held on the last Saturday in July and attracts
crowds of up to 4,000.
The Games is the premiere sporting event in the North of Scotland. The prize money of over
£22,000 is the best in Scotland and attracts the country's best amateur and professional
competitors. There are 3 Scottish Championship titles to be won on the day: 16lb Scots
Hammer, 800m open cycle race & 1,600m junior cycle race.
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