18th AnnualScottish Masters Athletics

Heavy Events WorldChampionships

7 September 2018, Friday, 4:00 PM 9 September 2018, Sunday, 7:00 PM Competition Venue:
Waldheim Lindental
Diepbachwiesen 4,
70499 Stuttgart-Weilimdorf
Germany

8 Traditional Events, Age Group Awards for Athletes over 40 years of age
Hosted by the Stuttgart Highland Games Württembergischer Rasenkraftsport- und Tauziehverband e. v.


Registered athletes will be ranked during April and the top qualifiers placed on the Start List or Standby List during May.

Critical Planning Dates

April
Athlete Application Begins;
May
Primary Start List and Standby List posted;
June
Non-Refundable Deadline (last chance to withdraw and recieve a refund);
July
Confirm Athlete Entry for Final Start List;
August
Final Start List posted on ScottishMasters.org website

Tentative Event Schedule

SEPTEMBER 7, 2018 Friday - 4:00 PM
Meet & Greet & Weighins
SEPTEMBER 8, 2018 Saturday - 8:30 AM
Competition Day 1
SEPTEMBER 9, 2018 Sunday - 8:30 AM
Competition Day 2

Qualifying Requirements

QUALIFYING DISTANCES

Entries must qualify by demonstrating throwing performances in comparison with these age group based Qualifying Distances.  View qualifying distances here

Entries must meet or exceed the appropriate Heavy OR Light weight in each these 3 throws.
(Men's and Women's weights in pounds)

  1. SCOTS HAMMER THROW
    Heavy or Light - 22lb, or 16lb,  or 12lb
  2. WEIGHT FOR DISTANCE THROWS
    Heavy or Light - 42lb, 28lb, 21lb, or 14lb
  3. STONE THROW
    Heavy or Light - 22lb, 16lb, 13lb, or 9lb

Previous Scottish Masters Athletics Champions and all athletes over 65 years of age are excluded from this qualifying criteria.

Recently means within the last year or throwing season (2017-2018).

 

Hotel Information

Host Hotel

Abacco-Hotel 
Tel. +49 7150 130, welcome@abaccohotels.com

The hotel has to be booked directly by the athletes, keyword "Highland Games"
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday: Single room 89 €, double room 125 € including tax
Friday, Saturday: Single room 75 €, double room 104 € including tax

Additional Hotel

Dobler Green
EZ € 56,00/ DZ € 80,00 à 

Youth Hostels

Both youth hostels offer rooms for 2 - 4 persons (not more). Each room has its own toilets.The athletes have to reserve until mid-May 2018 at petra.mueller@buerostueble.de and to pay in advance via Paypal at the same e-mail address, as Petra has to pay part of the rooms in advance. The athletes don't need any membership to stay in the youth hostels, as this will be assumed by hosts. Costs: 29,50 €/person/night

Jugendherberge Stuttgart-Neckarpark
Tel. +49 711 6647470info@jugendherberge-stuttgart-neckarpark.de

Jugendherberge Stuttgart International (city-centre)
Tel. +49 711 6647470info@jugendherberge-stuttgart.de

Public Transportation

3-days-ticket for the public transportation within Stuttgart-area is 14 € 

Athlete Registration

The MWC (Masters World Championships) is an annual amateur competition with the location being determined by application from host organizations of highland games sites across the globe and the locations of the competitions are determined by the SMAI. The MWC competition is open to all athletes over 40 year of age (on the day of the competition) with proper qualification as determined by the SMAI.


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Gunter H. Fahrion President
Petra Müller Festival Director
Uli Müller Athletic Director