07 juillet 2019

"Cheeeeeese" in the Throwers studio at the IHGF amateur Worlds

There is an Actors Studio for the cinema. Why not a Throwers Studio to remember our awesome amateur Worlds in Bressuire, France? Here are the photos of the 12 champions plus the IHGF president and the Chieftain.(Credit: Jacques PAQUEREAU) ENJOY! Skylar ARNESON, USA,  the new amateur World Champion Glenn NYS from Belgium, number 2 in the competition Jamie GUNN , the Giant Killer from Scotland, number 3 Murdo MASTERSON, the 20-year-old newcomer from Scotland, number 4 Johann LANGHURST from the Netherlands, number 5 and Joe... [Lire la suite]
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16 juin 2019

The IHGF amateur Worlds : A French dream for Skylar ARNESON

For his first competition abroad, Skylar ARNESONhas become the 2019 IHGF amateur Worl Champion after a fantastic competition in Bressuire-the-Scot, France. He got 21 points after the eight events of the competition, winning two of them and finishing second three times. Glenn NIJS from Belgium, 23 points is second and  Jamie GUNN third with  25 points. Flags from all over the world The twelve throwers coming from eight countries enjoyed the competition in the awesome setting of the old castle in Bressuire with thousands of... [Lire la suite]
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16 juin 2019

Bressuire IHGF amateur Worlds: Suspense for Day 2

After the first day of the IHGF amateur World Championship in Bressuire, France, it's impossible to know who is going to win the competition. Skylar ARNESON, USA, and Glenn NYS (photo) from Belgium are tied at the first place with twelve points. But two Scots are not very far away: Jamie GUNN with 14 points is third and 20-year-old Murdo MASTERSON is in fourth position. The winners of the first four events: Open stone: Skylar ARNESON with a new Bressuire recordHeavy Weight: Glenn NYS with a new Bressuire record Light hammer:... [Lire la suite]
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03 janvier 2019

Bressuire-the Scot: with a moo-moo here for our Highland games

With a moo-moo here... In spite of the castle and in spite of the Highlands cows, we are not in Scotland. And a moo-moo there.. Here a moo, there a moo, everywhere a moo... We are in Bressuire, France, a city which has become quite popular in the Celtic World thanks to its Highland cows grazing in front of the olc castle which is the showcase of our famous Highland Games. A World Championship on June 15 ans 16 Here a mooh And this scene is quite a symbol of our French city which has become Bressuire-the-Scot. Thanks to their... [Lire la suite]