13th AUGUST Battle for Mercia 2 Novice
BTB Battle for Mercia Comp Sunday 13th
Who will be crownd KING/Queen! of the Stones Novice strong peoples.
Entry fee is NON REFUNDABLE! But happy to swap entry to another athlete (swap to a Friend)
5 Traditional and unique stone based events
Event 1: Mercia Carry. Men 80 kg Women 60kg. Natural Stone Farmers Ringed handles. (ringed suitcase style Farmers) into Power stairs. carry 20m into 3 steps. Max 60 seconds .
Event 2: Gallos Daedlift. Men 160kg Women 105kg approx bit like a Ukrainian style Deadlift. Athletes will be stood on a raised platform. lifting a natural stone with a chain with a t bar style handle. reps in 60 Seconds.
Event 3: Men 100kg/80kg Women 80kg/65kg The Matthews Stones. 2 Natural stones. attached together via an 8 ft chain. moved individually to complete the 15m course (90 seconds Limit)
Event 4: Highland Wolf Press, Men 80kg Women 40kg. So its similar to a yoke press but the weights (stones) swing independently. Making it an unstabble wobbly style press
Final Event: Tacky Less Atlas stones Men, 60,80,90,100,110
Pick, Carry, load. distance gets shorter as stones get heavier 10m-2m
Enrty includes Comp T shirt Trophies for the top 3 Places. 15 spaces avaliable in each cat for the saturday.
The event will be run at Bishton hall as part of their Battle for Mmercia festival, going to be a full weekend of family fun,
- A full working viking village
- Viking Battle reenactment
- Viking clans
- Celtic Clans
- Long bow demenstrations
- Axe throwing
- Food Court
- Mercia Whisky company
- Arts and craft stalls
- and loads more a proper family packed day through the ages
any questions please ask