10 Mile Walk/Run
15 Mile Mountain Bike
Special Events: Agricultural Show 09.30am.Parade to Field 12.45pm, Highly Competive Tug O’ War (Local) and Open Tug O’ War.
Braemar Gathering attracts competitors and spectators from all over the World. The annual attendance is around 16,000 and normally members of the Royal Family attend during some of the events. The massed pipe bands provide an excellent spectacle. The event is fairly unique taking place in the Village of Braemar, Population about 400, amidst the heather clad Cairngorm Mountains.
Traditional Highland Games for all the family and competitors. Heavyweight and tug o’ war events, including the community tug o’ war between Blairgowrie and Rattray. Running, races and cycling for all ages, including school events. Highland dancing from kids in traditional dress. Piping competitions for solos. Pipe bands entertaining with Scottish music. The Ardblair Stones to test your strength. Various traders, food, clothing, gifts, arts and crafts. Attractions for all ages, fun and animals. Staffie Smiles Dog Show with pedigree and fun competitions.
Special Events: MASSED PIPE BANDS, Solo Piping. Light Field & Heavy Events – Venue of 1997 World Hammer throw record of 153′ 1″.
Tug-o-War Championship of the Highlands; Scottish Junior Jumps Championship and Scottish 1600m Championship
SOBHD registered Highland Dancing Competition – organiser Jean Swanston – email@example.com.
NO DANCING ENTRIES OR TRACK ENTRIES ACCEPTED ON THE FIELD