The way of Daniel McKim to become the 2017 World Highland Games Champion (his fourth time that he won the title).
It was a great honour to meet Daniel and see him in action, A THRUE SPORTSMAN AND GENTLEMAN !
Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd of September 2017 Hank (THE NETHERLANDS).
8 throwing events:
22lb Scottisch Hammer: 35.89 meters (first).
28lb weight for distance: 24.88 meters (third).
22lb Braemar stone: 13.03 meters (third).
16lb Scottish Hammer: 41.68 meters (third).
56lb weight for distance: 12.96 meters (third).
16lb open stone: 16.42 meters (foutrh).
Tossing the caber: 12.07 (first).
56lb weight for height: 5.05 meters (first).
Organisation is World Heavy Events together with de Highland Games Federatie (Tommy de Bruijn & Wulbert Stam) en Scottish Heavy Events Association Hank .
Reffrees: Wulbert Stam, Pétur Guðmundsson en Dr Bill Crawford and OBE David P Webster (President of the World Heavy Events) .
Speakers: David Webster, Bill Crawford & Wout Zijlstra.
Photos & film: Gerlof Holkema.