Highland Games 2015

Scottish Days/Highland Games 2015

The 6th Scottish Days/Highland Games of the Friends of Clan MacLaren will start on 22. and 23. August 2015. The games are co-organisized with the CVJM-Westbund which will be available and provides terrain and catering. We would like to thank for the great support in advance.


This year will take place the NRW state championship of the professionals and the German weight toss for height championship. Another highlight is a Piper Competition with many pipers from all over Germany. There are traditional competitions such as caber toss, tug of war, and so on. Totally there are 11 disciplines with two separate votes for amateurs and semi-professionals. If you would like to participate with a team on real Scottish Highland Games, please contact us.

The program includes plenty of pipe music, Celtic Dance & Riverdance from the group Celtic Dance Company from Wuppertal. Child care is offered by various Wuppertal CVJM groups. Many traders are back on site – including a scottish knife maker, a Whisky-dealer, a blacksmith, and many other distributors from Germany and from the Great Britain.

Saturday starts at 10.30 am and 11:00 am is the beginning of the Highland Games NRW state championships of Professionals and the German weight toss for height championship. From 18:00 pm, live music with Sixpack and from 20:00 pm Punch’n Judy have something for your ears!
The Sunday begins with a church service at 10:30 am. The competition area will open at 11:00 am and the entry of all participants beginning at 11:30 clock. After that the starts the National Team Championship and the Beginner Competition.
We are looking for sponsors. We offer interesting advertising opportunities and benefits for both sides. If you are interested contact us.


6. Scottish Days / Highland Games Wuppertal