The Ardblair Stones
The Ardblair Stones are delighted to be a feature of the 186th Fettercairn Show 2021, in association with our sponsor Castle Water. Nine Stones of increasing weight and diameter which must be lifted sequentially onto barrels. The Stones range in weight from 18-152kg (40-335lbs) and the barrels are 132cm (52inches) in height.
Participation is FREE and open to all. There will be a charge to enter the Fettercairn Agricultural Show. Trophies are available for the top three men and the top three women.
This event will be one of a series of qualifiers for the IHGF (International Highland Games Federation) Stones of Strength Scottish Final which will take place at the Blairgowrie & Rattray Highland Games on Sunday 5th September 2021. The top performing Scottish men and women will automatically qualify for the Final, providing they have successfully loaded a minimum of 5 Stones for the women and a minimum of 8 Stones for the men. The winners of the Final will have an all expenses paid trip to represent Scotland at the IHGF Stones of Strength World Challenge in Fefor, Norway 2022.