2017 Events | Halkirk Highland Games, Scotland

Halkirk Highland Games, Scotland

2017 Events

2017 Events
 
12noon Parade by Inverness RBL & Thurso Pipe Bands from Bridge St to Arena
12.15 pm Opening Ceremony – Rt Hon Viscount Thurso
12.20 pm Parade by pipe bands
12.30 pm 85m Foot Race (Open) Event 21
12.35 pm 85m Foot Race (Open – under 16 years) Event 30
12.35 pm 16lb ball Event 1
12.40 pm 800m Cycle (under 16 years) Event 17
12.40 pm Long Jump Events 22 & 31
12.45 pm onwards Confined Highland Dancing Events 45-50
12.45 pm 800m Cycle (Open) Event 10
  1.15 pm 1600m Cycle (Open) Event 11
  1.30pm onwards Highland Dancing (Open) Events 51-68
  1.30 pm 200m Foot (Under 16 years) Event 32
  1.05 pm 22lb stone Event 2
  1.40 pm 800m Foot (Open) Event 23
  1.50 pm Parade by Inverness RBL Pipe Band
  1.50 pm Hop, Step & Leap Event 24
  2.00 pm 2000m Cycle (Open) Event 12
  2.15 pm Cycle (1600m) Under 16 years Event 18
  1.35 pm 16lb Hammer Event 3
  2.30 pm Novelty Events Events 86-91
  2.40 pm De’il Tak ‘E Hindmost Cycle Event 13
  2.50 pm 200m Foot (Open) Event 25
  3.00 pm Parade by  Inverness RBL & Thurso Pipe Bands
  2.15 pm 22lb Hammer Event 4
  3.10 pm 1200m Cycle (Under 16 years) Event 19
  3.20 pm Childrens’ Races Events 35-44
  3.30 pm High Jump Events 26 & 33
  3.30 pm Baby Show Events 92-95
  3.35 pm 2400m Cycle (Open) Event 14
  2.45pm 56 weight for distance Event 5
  3.50 pm Parade by Thurso Pipe Band
  3.55 pm 200m (H’Cap) Veteran’s Race – Over 40 years Event 29
  4.00 pm 400m Foot (Open – under 16 years) Event 34
  4.00 pm Farmer’s Walk – Strongman event Event 69
  4.15 pm 400m Foot Race (Open) Event 27
  4.20 pm Parade by Inverness RBL & Thurso Pipe Bands
  3.30pm 28lb Weight for Distance Event 6
  4.25 pm 3200m Cycle (Open) Event 15
  4.40 pm 2400m Cycle (Under 16 years) Event 20
  4.50 pm 1600m Foot (Open) Event 28
  4.05pm 56lb weight for height  Event 7
  5.00 pm 4800m, Cycle (Open) Event 16
  4.45pm

  5.10pm

Tossing the Caber

16lb sheaf toss

Event 8

Event 9

  5.20 pm Final Parade by Inverness RBL & Thurso Pipe Bands

The events outside the arena are solo piping (starting from 10.30am) and clay pigeon shooting (from 1.30pm)