Highland games

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Highland games are events held throughout the year in Scotland & other countries as a way of celebrating Scottish & Celtic culture & heritage, especially that of the Scottish Highlands. Certain aspects of the games are so well known as to have become emblematic of Scotland, such as the bagpipes, kilt, & the heavy events, especially the caber toss. The games also include entertainment & exhibits related to other aspects of Scottish & Gaelic culture.

Highland games are events held throughout the year in Scotland & other countries as a way of celebrating Scottish & Celtic culture & heritage, especially that of the Scottish Highlands. Certain aspects of the games are so well known as to have become emblematic of Scotland, such as the bagpipes, kilt, & the heavy events, especially the caber toss. The games also include entertainment & exhibits related to other aspects of Scottish & Gaelic culture.

Learn how to toss a caber: http://www.columbusmonthly.com/March-2013/Pole-Position/

Learn how to toss a caber: http://www.columbusmonthly.com/March-2013/Pole-Position/

Gregor Edmunds (born 1977) is a Scottish Highland Games competitor and Strongman. He has been the World Highland Games Champion and has also been Scotland's Strongest Man

Gregor Edmunds (born 1977) is a Scottish Highland Games competitor and Strongman. He has been the World Highland Games Champion and has also been Scotland's Strongest Man

Picture of Backyard Highland Games

Picture of Backyard Highland Games

Sorry, Gloria–We LIKE Alpha Males!

Sorry, Gloria–We LIKE Alpha Males!

Go big or go home - training for the Highland Games.

Go big or go home - training for the Highland Games.

I live in the mountains, and I play the pipes.... I am 1/12th of a rebellion.

I live in the mountains, and I play the pipes.... I am 1/12th of a rebellion.

Compete or Attend the Inverness Highland Games in Scotland

Compete or Attend the Inverness Highland Games in Scotland

Damn it! That's it. I'm moving to Scotland.

Damn it! That's it. I'm moving to Scotland.

A great way to teach your kids about the Highland Games of Scotland is at the Queen Mary Scot Fest. An annual event that is fun for the whole family!

A great way to teach your kids about the Highland Games of Scotland is at the Queen Mary Scot Fest. An annual event that is fun for the whole family!

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