Junior Warriors Inter School Competition

Enter your team in the Junior Warriors Inter School Competition and be in to win great prizes for competitors and their school!

Compete in the traditional Scottish athletics just like the professional athletes.

  • Toss the Caber – throw a wooden pole for distance
  • Stone Putt – throw the stone any way to get near target
  • Farmers Walk – carry the stones as far and fast as you can
  • Junior Warriors Stones – a timed event to see how quickly you can lift three ‘stones’ onto barrels

For details on each discipline and practice tips click here.

The Harraways Junior Warriors arena will run two areas for 2017. The Interschool Competition will run from 9am – 12pm. There will also be Have A Go activities run from 9.30am – 3.30pm for children under the age of 14 years to try a Caber Toss, Haggis Hurl and Farmers Walk.

Interschool Competition Details:

  • Competition will be run from 9am – 12.00pm;
  • Teams of four children aged 8 – 14 years and under (age as at 1 October 2017);
  • Each competitor will compete in each of the three disciplines: Caber Toss, Stone Put Hororata Junior Stones and Farmers Walk;
  • All attempts will be measured and recorded (one attempt per competitor);
  • Each school can enter up to three teams;
  • Competitors will be ranked in each section i.e., longest/quickest to shortest/slowest.  Points will be awarded to competitors according to their rankings i.e., 1st = 1pt, 2nd =2pts.  From the individual scores, team totals will
    be collated and the top three teams (with the lowest totals) will be declared winners.
  • $30 entry per team includes 4 entry tickets for competitors and one adult ticket for manager. Entry closes 3rd November.

Prizes

Teams

  • 1st Place: a glass Hororata Highland Games trophy,  individual gold medals competitor plus the team will win their school  a big Harraways Oats Scottish breakfast catered  by Country Feasts. The value of this breakfast is $1000.00.
  • 2nd Place: individual silver medals
  • 3rd Place: individual bronze medals

Overall Individual Winners

  • 1st Place: gold medal
  • 2nd Place: silver medals
  • 3rd Place: bronze medals

Click here to download the entry form. Entries close 3rd of November.

To register your schools interest email games@hororata.org.nz

Remember to get your discounted supporters tickets!

Your supporters can purchase tickets online  or at the Selwyn Libraries or Hororata Motors at a discounted rate.