Junior Heavy Events



Operated under Scottish Athletics’ Laws & Rules

1.   Boys’ shot put
2.   Girls’ shot put
3.   Boys’ Scots hammer
4.   Girls’ Scots hammer
5.   Boys’ caber
6.   Girls’ caber


In addition to the trophy/cups being competed for the following prizes will be awarded …

1st Prize  –  £15
2nd Prize  –  £10
3rd Prize  –  £5

Please note:


  • Competitors must be of secondary school age during the 2023/2024 academic year
  • Once an event has started competitors arriving late will only be permitted throws in rounds not yet completed within their assigned event
  • Junior heavy events are due to commence at approximately 11.00.am, all competitors should report to the Secretary’s Tent no later than 10.30.am on the day
  • Events may not run on the day in the sequence shown
  • Click here for details pertaining to Junior Athletic Events
  • Click here for details pertaining to Junior Wrestling
  • All the above events will be held on grass at The Public Stadium in Rothesay


 £1.00 per event  –  Applicable to competitors who are not pupils of Rothesay Academy

(Entries will not be processed unless fees have been paid)


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Competitors may also enter on the day completing an entry form available from the Secretary’s Tent

If further assistance is required please use the “contact us” page




Awarded to the best overall competitor from the Isle of Bute (boy or girl).  In 2009 The Marquess of Bute commissioned local girl,

Linda Robertson MA., a silversmith and teacher in London, to design and create a suitable trophy for Bute Highland Games. This unique trophy is presented on an annual basis.

The Bute Highland Games’ Committee Cups

Also awarded annually to both the overall best boy and best girl competitors