11 juin 2017

Les Highland Games : images des Jeux

Notre photographe Louis FRADIN a eu l'oeil partout samedi pour les Jeux.Voici, voilà son premier album-photo pour le blog des Highland Games qui a reçu 796 visiteurs hier. Merci! Thanks to our photographer Louis FRADIN, here is the first photo-album of the Games on Saturday Si cela vous donne envie de venir, direction le château de Bressuire... Feel like coming? You'll be welcome

09 juin 2017

The European Champions in Bressuire: Profiles and Odds

Jean-Louis COPPET who is in charge of the competition has agreed to give stars to the heavies before the IHGF Pro European Championships in Bressuire Who are the high-flyers? Who are the challengers? Here are his odds and ratings. Thanks, Jean-Louis! 3 stars for: *** VLADISLAV TULACEK 28 years old. 2,01m, 124kg A young athlete who matches the best at the shot put  and weight over the bar events. His rank was 6th at the 2016 IHGF pro world championship in Palmer, Alaska, USA.   Two stars for: ** RAFAL... [Lire la suite]
23 mai 2017

The old castle: a fantastic showcase for the Highland Games

For the next IHGF European Pro Championship on June 10 and 11, the competition will take place in the Bressuire castle. As usual! And this is a fantastic setting for our Games. Just have a look! So Scottish! That's an essential reason to call our city Bressuire-the-Scot. Without this exceptionnal showcase, Bressuire wouldn't be in the Top 3 of the International Highland Games, according to the Heavies who all enjoy the place. And the city wouldn't have staged the IHGF World in 2015. Keeping our fingers crossed When we see... [Lire la suite]