April 29 2014 ISN – The Victoria Highland Games Association is pleased to announce our Professional line-up for the Victoria International Heavy Events Challenge on May 17 and 18 at the Victoria Highland Games and Celtic Festival
The Pro Athletes will be taking the field in the afternoon both days.
We are pleased to host the Elite Women’s division again this year. The Elite Women’s division will feature six of the top throwers including the multiple time Women’s World Champion, Adrianne Wilson. Eight classes of Amateur and Masters will take to the field both mornings, including two new classes this year. We will be welcoming over 50 athletes from all over the continent to compete in our 2014 Victoria International Heavy Events Challenge.
Men’s Professional line-up
1. Matt Vincent USA (2012 IHGF World Champion)
2. Jake Sullivan USA (ranked #3 in N. America)
3. Andy Vincent USA (ranked # 4 in N. America)
4. Jon O’Neil USA (ranked #10 in N. America)
5. Spencer Tyler USA (ranked #11 in N. America)
6. Greg Bell USA (long time PNW Pro)
7. Matt Doherty CAN (current CSAF Canadian Champion)
8. Greg Hadley CAN (6 time Canadian Champion)
9. Rob Young CAN (ranked #3 in Canada)
10. Owen Willems CAN (ranked #4 in Canada)
11. Josh Goldthorp CAN (ranked #10 in Canada and local BC Pro)
12. Adam Drummond CAN (top ranked local amateur)