A great favourite: The Tug-o-War

The final event at the Abernethy Highland Games is every one’s favourite, the Tug-o-War. Coming after all the heavy events have finished, people nonetheless stay around to see the fun of the pull.
The winning team is awarded the Walter Grant Memorial Trophy

A pipe band makes up a tug-o-war team

Dufftown makes up a tug-o-war team

Application Form

By invited Pipe Band team only


2017: Dufftown beat City of Inverness Youth Pipe Band
2016: City of Inverness Youth Pipe Band
2015: Dufftown beat Buckie
2014: Dufftown beat Forres
2013: Dufftown beat Buckie.