Highland Games

  • The festival has been so pleased to host the Highland Heavy Events for many years!  Its a great opportunity to watch some amazing feats of strength and dexterity You can even participate too! (Some training is recommended)
  • If you are interested in participating, contact Athletic Director John Jans at opietech@hotmail.com 

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Guelph Multicultural Festival Field Records 

Novice – Men Distance Year Name Hometown
Open Stone (16.4lb) 50’3.5″ 2011 Michael Miller Windsor, Ontario
28lb Distance 57′ 7.5″ 2011 Michael Miller Windsor, Ontario
16lb Hammer 104’9″ 2011 Michael Miller Windsor, Ontario
Weight for Height 12′ 0″ 2011 Michael Miller Windsor, Ontario
Sheaf (16lb) 25′ 0″ 2011 Michael Miller Windsor, Ontario
         
Novice – Women        
Open Stone (10.2lb) 29’4″ 2012 Colleen Smith Guelph, Ontario
14lb Distance 43’0″ 2012 Colleen Smith Guelph, Ontario
12lb Hammer 52’6″ 2012 Colleen Smith Guelph, Ontario
Weight for Height (28lb) 12′ 0″ 2012 Colleen Smith Guelph, Ontario
Sheaf (12lb) 20’0″ 2012 Colleen Smith Guelph, Ontario
         
Amatuer – Men “A”        
Open Stone (16.4lb) 54’11” 2013 Nick Kahanic Falconor, New York
56lb Distance 40’9″ 2013 Nick Kahanic Falconor, New York
28lb Distance 77’0″ 2013 Nick Kahanic Falconor, New York
22lb Hammer 100’7.5″ 2012 Michael Miller Windsor, Ontario
Weight for Height 15’0″ 2013 Nick Kahanic Falconor, New York
Sheaf (20lb) 26’0″ 2013 Nick Kahanic Falconor, New York
         
Amatuer – Men “B”        
Open Stone (16.4lb) 30’0″ 2012 Ken Green Alma, Michigan
28lb Distance 42’3″ 2012 John Tracy Detroit, Michigan
16lb Hammer 80’4.5″ 2012 Steve McGill Guelph, Ontario
Weight for Height 11′ 2012 Dave Pigozzo Guelph, Ontario
Weight for Height 11′ 2012 John Tracy Detroit, Michigan
Sheaf (16lb) 17’0″ 2012 Jason Cherry Gaylord, Michigan
Sheaf (16lb) 17’0″ 2012 Ken Green Alma, Michigan
Sheaf (16lb) 17’0″ 2012 Steve McGill Guelph, Ontario
Sheaf (16lb) 17’0″ 2012 Mark Peterson Sterling Heights, Michigan
Sheaf (16lb) 17’0″ 2012 John Tracy Detroit, Michigan
         
Junior (17-19) Men        
Open Stone (14lb) 40’9″ 2015 Jamie Trask Fergus, Ontario
28lb Distance 53’4.5″ 2013 Richard Davidson Waterloo, Ontario
42lb Distance 35’8.5″ 2013 Richard Davidson Waterloo, Ontario
16lb Hammer 93’9″ 2015 Jamie Trask Alma, Ontario
Weight for Height (42lb) 16’1″ 2013 Richard Davidson Waterloo, Ontario
         
Youth (13 -16) Men        
Open Stone (12.8lb) 46’11” 2012 Tommy Furlong Lockport, New York
28lb for Distance 44’7″ 2011 Tommy Furlong Lockport, New York
16lb Hammer 88’4 2014 Jamie Trask Alma, Ontario
28lb Weight for Height 19’6″ 2012 Tommy Furlong Lockport, New York
         
Youth (13 -16) Women        
Open Stone (9.5lb) 23’8″ 2015 Kaylie Bratton Fergus, Ontario
14lb Distance 30’0″ 2015 Kimberlee Smith Lake St. Peter, Ontario
12lb Hammer 53’1.5″ 2015 Kaylie Bratton Fergus, Ontario
14lb Weight for Height 12’0″ 2015 Kaylie Bratton Fergus, Ontario
         
Masters (40+)        
Open Stone (16.4lb) 33’1″ 2014 Thomas Sic Westland, Michigan
42lb Distance 33’7″ 2015 John Jans Elora, Ontario
28lb Distance 50′ 5.5″ 2015 John Jans Elora, Ontario
16lb Hammer 89’5″ 2014 Todd Turnbull Hamilton, Ontario
42lb Height 15’0″ 2015 John Jans Elora, Ontario
Sheaf (16lb) 24’0″ 2014 Thomas Sic Westland, Michigan
         
Men Pro        
Open Stone (16.4lb) 54’6″ 2014 John Pilling Saginaw, Michigan
56lb Distance 43’5″ 2015 Nick Kahanic Falconor, New York
28lb Distance 83′ 5.5″ 2015 Nick Kahanic Falconor, New York
22lb Hammer 104’2″ 2014 John Pilling Saginaw, Michigan
16lb Hammer 128’8.5″ 2014 John Pilling Saginaw, Michigan
56lb Height 16’1″ 2015 Nick Kahanic Falconor, New York
Sheaf (20lb) 27’0″ 2015 Nick Kahanic Falconor, New York
         
Women        
Open Stone (9.8lbs) 42’5.5″ 2014 Celine Freeman-Gibb Windsor, Ontario
28lb Distance 34′ 0.5″ 2015 Celine Freeman-Gibb Windsor, Ontario
14lb Distance 59’7″ 2015 Celine Freeman-Gibb Windsor, Ontario
16lb Hammer 67’8″ 2014 Sarah Dougherty Guelph, Ontario
12lb Hammer 79’9.5″ 2015 Celine Freeman-Gibb Windsor, Ontario
28lb Height 15’2.5″ 2014 Celine Freeman-Gibb Windsor, Ontario
Sheaf (12lb) 21’0″ 2013 Jen Patterson Georgetown, Ontario

 

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2018 Festival Dates

June 8, 9, & 10 at Riverside Park in Guelph

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