Northern California Scottish American Athletic
Association (NCSAAA) fosters national and
international sports competition and supports and
develops athletes for national and international
competition in traditional athletic contests.
The Heavy Athletics events are descibed in more
detail by the NCSAAA here.
The events include:
•The Caber Toss: Throwing of the tree trunk. An
100lb, 18 foot long pole is lifted and heaved end over
•Throwing the Weights: With one hand, the
competitor must throw the weight up and over a high
bar. The victor is the sole thrower who can clear the
•Putting the Stone: Similar to a modern shot-put.
•Hammer Throwing: The heavy hammer is swung
several times over the head, then released behind the
More Information on the games Visit the NCSAAA
(website) or SAAA National (website)
Competitors can email MCTSAAA@GMAIL.COM
for sign ups/information.
Highland Athletics of NCSAAA an SAAA
National Sanctioned Games
the 27 Annual
Sonora Celtic Faire
March 8th, 9th & 10th 2013
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