Field Events


Bairns Battles

All Colchester County School children grade 5 and below who present to the games with a school I.D. will be admitted  free of charge if accompanied by an adult. 

All children under the age of 14 will be eligible for free entry to any of the Bairns Battles events.

Prizes for the winners.

There will be a registration table on the Athletics field in Main Arena 3 where you can enter for the following events.


Mini Heavyweights

A caber and a haggis toss will be part of the Mini Heavyweight Games....If you think you are strong enough?

1 - 2pm Main Arena 2

Ever wondered how to toss that caber?  Watch our fun video's and learn how.

Track events

Sprint races and obstacle course open to competitors

 aged 5 - 14 years. 

Can you beat your friends?

11.30am - 4pm Main Arena 3



13.00 -  Mini Highland Games  -   

14.15 - Beach Flags

14.30 - Circuit Race ages 5 - 8 years

15.00 - Circuit Race ages 9 - 12 years



Adult Races


Sprint races

Sprint our 100, 200 & 400 metre races.  

1pm - 4pm Main Arena 3

Obstacle Race

Do you have what it takes to beat the men and women of the armed forces? 

Come try out our army style obstacle course.

Main Arena 1

Kilted 200m Dash

You have to have a kilt to win it! 

Main Arena 3




Bicycle Event

Bicycle races - sponsored by Bike Monkey, Truro. 

Description will be available soon.