20 décembre 2014

Dan McKIM and his flying hammers: TWO world records in 2014

"If I had a hammer,I'd hammer in the morningI'd hammer in the evening,All over this land.I'd hammer out danger,I'd hammer out a warning,I'd hammer out love between my brothers and my sisters,All over this land" There is no need for Dan Mc KIM, one of the high-flyiers at the Bressuire Worlds next year, to sing Pete Seeger's song. He has a hammer in the morning, in the evening and he uses it well.Very well!And he sends it flying far away...Further and further away! Two birds with a stone, two records with a hammerAnd he has... [Lire la suite]

30 novembre 2014

IHGF World Championship 2015: A historic first in France

UPDATE: For the first time in the history of the Highland Games, the International Highland Games Federation will have its World Championship in France in one of the most spectacular settings ever seen.The place: the old castle of Bressuire The line-up:The Top Twelve among professional Heavies The twelve throwers who will compete for the Holy Grail of the IHGF Highland Games represent the crème de la crème and come from all over the world:   Dan Mc KIM for the USA Matt VINCENT for the USA Matt DOCHERTY for Canada Craig... [Lire la suite]
17 novembre 2014

Les lanceurs-hurleurs en vidéo: à corps et à cris..

Vous aimez les râles des lanceurs en pleine action?Vous adorez voir les Heavies se défoncer en hurlant? Alors vous allez vous régaler avec cette vidéo d'Eva Mc LEAN postée sur la page Facebook de Matt VINCENT, le champion du monde 2012 qui sera l'un des favoris des championnats du monde de Bressuire les 13 et 14 juin prochains. Ho Hey Heavy Events Sur la musique "Ho Hey" interprétée par The Lumineers, vous allez retrouver en action quelques uns des meilleurs lanceurs du monde dont Dan Mac KIM et... [Lire la suite]
08 novembre 2014

Highland Games Champions: Twist and Grunt

For the Beatles, it was "Twist and shout".For the Highland Games Heavies, it's "Twist and Grunt" or maybe "Heaven and Yell" Just watch this video edited by Eva Mc LEAN posted on Matt Vincent's Facebook page Ho Hey Heavy Events https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10152713561895943&id=656400942 "A video showcasing the triumphant grunts of a few of my favourite Heavy Events athletes! www.youtube.com" Music: "Ho Hey" The Lumineers This clip features some of the best throwers... [Lire la suite]
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