The North Region Tug of War Eliminations are to take place at the annual Cornhill Highland Games on Saturday 1st June 2019.
This year will be weighted with females at 410kg and males 500kg.
Registration at 10am
First pull - 11am
Entry Deadline - Monday 20th May 2019
Entry Fee - £20 per team.
For more information contact Kerry - firstname.lastname@example.org or 07771 393817
Keith and District YFC Lift Gents Title at North Tug of War For another year!
On Saturday 1st June saw the North Region of Young Farmers’ Clubs Tug of War Elimination which this year was weighted and was hosted by Cornhill Highland Games.
There were 4 Gents teams competing to qualify for the National final which is to take place on Saturday 22rd June at Royal Highland Show, with the top 3 teams going forward to represent the North. Keith and District Ladies team qualified by default as they were the only ladies team.
Winning the Gents competition for another year was Keith and District YFC. The winning team was made up of Bradley Robertson, Gary Morrison, Grant Morrison, Jack Robertson, Scott Ingils and Richard Linton coached by Philip Bruce.
New Deer YFC took 2nd place, team consisted Stephen Birnie, Alistair Stephen, Matthew Barrack, Scott McRobbie, Scott Elphinstone and David Adam.
Durris JAC took 3rd the team was made up of Stevie Adams, Craig Anderson, Stewart Anderson, Bryan Crichton, Robbie Coutts and Callum Youngson.
Echt YFC missed out on qualifying their team was made up of Andrew Shepherd, Nicol Dow, Ross Macaulay, Steven Macaulay, Bruce Walker and Scott Philips.
Well done to all, some fantastic pulls over the course of the competition.
Make sure to get yourself to the Main Cattle Rings for 4.00pm on the Saturday of the Royal Highland Show to cheer on all teams from all three regions!
Photographed above is the winning gents team Keith and District YFC with their Coach Philip Bruce.
Back Row left to Right – Philip Bruce (Coach), Grant Morrison, Jack Robertson and Scott Inglis
Front Row Left to Right – Richard Linton, Gary Morrison and Bradley Robertson