Gathering 2014

The 161st Thornton Highland Gathering will take place this year on Saturday the 5th of July from 11am in Memorial Park Thornton. There will be a full programme of track and field events, highland dancing, pipe bands, tug-o-war and special entertainment.

ORDER OF EVENTS

  • Highland Dancing Commences 12 noon
  • 1600 Metres Cycle Final
  • Youths 800 Metres Cycle Final (10 and under 18)
  • Heats of 90 Metres Open
  • Heats of Youth 90 Metres (10 and under 17)
  • 800 Metres Open Final
  • 3200 Metres Cycle Final
  • Cross Ties of 90 Metres Open
  • Final of Youths 90 Metres
  • Youths 1600 Metres Final (10 and under 17)
  • 1600 Metres Open Final
  • Final of 90 Metres Open
  • Children’s Races
  • Active Schools Finals
  • Youths 800 Metres Final (10 and under17)
  • Heats of 200 Metres Open
  • Heats of Youths 200 Metres
  • 4800 Metres Cycle Final
  • 3200 Metres Race
  • Final of 200 Metres Open
  • Fianl of Youths 200 Metres
  • De’il Tak’ the Hindmost (Cycle Race)
  • 400 Metres Final
  • March Past of Massed Pipe Bands

Since 1853