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Women’s Team Challenge!!!
Celtober Highland Games
(This year all in one day!)
South Lakes Park
556 Hobson Ln.
Denton, TX 76205
You are cordially invited to compete at The Women’s Team Challenge and Celtober Highland Games hosted by TCAA. We will host Men's Open, Masters, and Women classes. The athletic competitions will all be held on Saturday, Oct 22nd. This will also be the Scottish Games League Texas Amateur Championship Series final scoring game and award ceremony.
Entry fee is $30. Entries are a first come, first serve basis and class sizes will be limited (15 per class). Deadline for entry is Oct 7th, 2016. Teams for the Challenge event will be announced the following Monday.
Get your entries in early.
NASGA/TCAA rules apply; these are amateur events and a standard waiver will be required before competing.
All classes will begin promptly at 9AM. All competitors must check-in at judge’s table to sign in no later than 8AM. Assistance with set up begins at 7:30AM. It is at the AD’s discretion to allow late shows to compete. All competitors must sign in and complete a waiver before the competition begins. At the AD’s discretion, competitors may be moved between classes to fill open slots or to make competition more competitive. All athletes will be provided drinks and snacks. It will be a full day of competition so be sure to bring along extra food and electrolytes to get you through the day.
1. All classes MUST wear a kilt and tall socks. Kilts must be traditional length and have no external pockets.
2. All Decisions of the Judges and Athletic Director are final. NASGA/RMSA rules will be used for judging.
3. Athletes will be expected to conduct themselves in a professional and courteous manner, maintaining a friendly and respectful attitude toward the public, officials and other competitors.
Reminder: There are kids in the audience, cursing will be kept to a level the audience cannot hear.
4. Scoring for the competition will be 1 point for 1st place, 2 points for 2nd and so on through number of competitors. Athlete with the lowest score wins the event.
A flat fee of $30.00 is charged to participate in athletic events (regardless of how many events you enter).
Register below with $30.00 via PayPal or Credit/Debit card (U.S. FUNDS ONLY). Thank you for your interest in participating in the Women’s Team Challenge and Celtober Highland Games. If you decide to pay on the field, exact change cash will be accepted or make checks or money orders payable to: Texas Celtic Athletic Association.
If you have any questions, please email the Athletic Director, Mark Cannon at
Men's Open, Women’s and Masters:
Braemar Stone, Open Stone, Heavy and Light WFD, Heavy and Light Hammer, Cabers, Sheaf and Weight Over Bar.
In short, all classes will compete in all nine events.
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Texas Celtic Athletic Association
The Texas Celtic Athletic Association is a Texas-based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Visit our website at www.txceltics.com
To foster amateur sports competition, support and develop amateur athletes, and take an active role in enhancing our communities through our guiding principles of dedication, fairness, achievement and compassion.
To create a model for athletic competition standards, charitable works, and community engagement that will be replicated and improved upon by like-minded individuals and organizations.
TCAA values strength. Strength of mind, spirit, resolve, as well as body. TCAA and its members will have the strength of mind to dedicate themselves to their causes, the strength of spirit to lift up those in need, the strength of resolve to never abandon what we help to build, and the strength in our bodies to honor the Celtic athletic tradition.