Tossing the caber, tossing the stone, tug-of-war: the famous Highland Games in the south of Scotland are back. Originating as military exercises to develop compact and resistant formations, the games presided over by Mr. McCamhill are now traditional test-beds for the Gallic fury of Montelagians.
REGISTER HERE AT YOUR OWN RISK
Tossing the caber… to break down the wall of shields!
Tossing the stone… to crack the skulls of your enemies!
Tug o’ war, to uproot the palisades of the fort!
To facilitate organization of the event and minimize the time spent on bureaucracy and administration, we advise you to register in advance here, before 31st July, 2019. (Games Master: McCamhill).
Reservations must be confirmed by making your payment at the Info Point by 12:00 on Saturday 3rd August 2019.
Rules for each Celtic game will be communicated by email to those registered by 31st July 2019.
The registration cost is €6 for each individual competition (tossing the caber, tossing the stone) and €30 for tug o’ war.
THE ORGANIZERS DISCLAIM ANY RESPONSIBILITY IN THE CASE OF ACCIDENTS.
NB: €1 of every registration fee (€5 in the case of tug o’ war) is donated to Un cuore per ricominciare, an organization based in Arquata del Tronto that focuses on helping the victims of the 2016 earthquakes.