Welcome to the Helmsdale Highland Games Website!
Games Date – Saturday 16th August 2014
Chieftain – Mrs Kathleen MacTaggart
Standard Bearer – Dawn Cowie
Flower Girl – Caitlyn Martin
Chieftains Parade – From Bridge Hotel at 12 noon.
Pipe Bands – Sutherland Caledonian Pipe Band and Sutherland Schools Pipe Band
Trade Stands and Sales Tables: Please contact Garry Smith directly to discuss your requirements
On the Field:
Confined Events (Confined to Caithness, Sutherland and Ross – Shire) commence from 10.30 am.
Heavy Weights – 10.30 am
Dancing 11.00am – Register at 10.30am
Children's Mini Highland Games – Commences 10.30am
Piping Competitions – All competitors should register by 10.00am
Depending on entry numbers – Junior Piping will commence at 10.30am and Senior Piping at 1.00pm.
Please contact the Secretary – Fiona Sutherland on 01431 821 272 for further information.
All Senior Open Events commence at 1-00pm
Novelty Events will run throughout the afternoon
Scottish Hill Race – SGA Scottish Hill Race Championship.
Commences at 2.45pm
All athletes who wish to compete in this event must be registered with the SGA , this can be done as a day registration , and all athletes must register at the secretaries hut as early as possible.
Children's races - 3pm
Tug of War – 4pm
Raffle Draw – 4pm
Live Music in Marquee from 4.30pm – 7pm approx.
GAMES NIGHT MARQUEE DANCE - 9.30PM
" SLANJ " Admission - £10.00
The Games Committee will make every effort to adhere to the schedule but reserve the right to make changes as considered necessary.
Please contact : Fiona Sutherland .Secretary for further information on any events or Games Day information