Strongman Competition & Highland Games

2019 Strongman Competition & Highland Games

Come watch as some of Utah's strongest men and women test their strength with events like log pressing, heavy carries, tire flipping, and the "Highland Stones" Challenge. Various classes of competitors are available for registration and the events are free to watch.

It's a true honor for Highland City to host the Utah State Scottish Hammer Championship and Highland Games brought to you by Utah Heavy Athletics. The Highland Games will feature 9 events rooted in Scottish tradition: Braemar Stone Put, Open Stone Put, Heavy Weight for Distance, Light Weight for Distance, Heavy Hammer (Championship event), Light Hammer (Championship event), Caber, Sheaf, and Weight Over Bar. Come watch the athletes test their strength and technique. Various classes of competitors are available for registration and the events are free to watch. Kilts are required for competition as this is a high-profile sanctioned game.

Strongman:

Date: Friday, August 2nd
Time: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Place: Heritage Park 10400 N. Alpine Highway
Cost: Free to spectators, $28 for competitors – save $10 if also registering for the Highland Games Competition
Registration: online registration is required by 6pm on July 22nd. Register Online

Contact: Email Tyler Anderson,  or 801-889-5013 and Steve Hardman 385-331-6409
Sponsors: Utah Heavy Athletics, Awaken Studios, Cutlery Corner, Sport Kilt, Mountain Land Physical
 Therapy, Wheeler Cat, G2G Protein Bars.

Highland Games & Utah State Hammer Championship:

Date: Saturday, August 3rd
Time: 9 am to 4:30 pm, awards at 4:30 pm on the Entertainment Stage
Place: Heritage Park 10400 N. Alpine Highway
Cost: Free to spectators, $38 for competitors – save $10 if also registering for the Strongman Competition
Registration: Register by August 1st at 11:59 PM. Shirt sizes and availability are not guaranteed after July 22nd.
Contact: Email Tyler Anderson, or 801-889-5013 and Steve Hardman 385-331-6409
Sponsors: Utah Heavy Athletics, Awaken Studios, Cutlery Corner, Sport Kilt, Mountain Land Physical Therapy, Wheeler Cat, G2G Protein Bars.