Welcome to Central Illinois' Home for the Highland Games!

Registration is open for the 2018 Spring and Summer Events


                    CICK HERE  For the Multi Event Registration Form                                                  

                             Visit us on Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/Ancient-Athletics-132689758337/


2018 Highland Games Season

Ancient Athletics

A Unit of the St. Andrew's Society of Central Ill.

Springfield Illinois

Merl Lawless, Athletic Director


St. Andrew's Society of Central Illinois Burns Dinner January 27th Springfield Il, Northfield Inn
Arnold Highland Games March 3-4 Columbus Ohio
St Louis Scottish Days Festival April 7-8 Ste. Genevieve Mo.
39th Annual Arkansas Scottish Festival on April 13-15, Lyons College Batesville Arkansas
Wichita Highland Games & Celtic Festival April 21st and 22nd.
Springfield Highland Games, Chatham Ill. May 19th
Saline Celtic Festival: July 13-14 Saline Michigan
Chatham Sweetcorn Fest: July 21st Chatham Illinois
Strongman of the Glen: August 18, Illinois State Fairgrounds
Peoria Erin Feis: August 26-27
Masters World Championships, September 7-9, Stuttgart, Germany
Quad Cities Highland Games, September 14-15
St. Louis Highland Games: Sept 28-29
Kirksville Highland Games, (Not Confirmed)
Walkers Bluff Highland Games (Not Confirmed)

Please advise for errors or additions...

Merl Lawless AD



The scope of our unit is widening and we are proud to be part of the ever growing recognition of Scottish Heavy Athletics.
If you would like to volunteer, Judge, compete or just hang out with the athletic unit, contact Merl Lawless Athletic Director, @ mclawless@sbcglobal.net.


 2018 Ancient Athletics of Central Illinois