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Scottish Highland Games

VISTA — The two-day San Diego Scottish Highland Games and Gathering of the Clans began on Saturday at Brengle Terrace Park. Bellowing bagpipes, folk music and Highland games, mark the annual celebration of Scottish tradition and culture.

Ray McNeil participates in the sheaf toss competition on Saturday. Photo by Tony CagalaHolly Mersy hurls a weight in the lightweight toss. Photo by Tony CagalaMembers of the 42nd Black Watch Color Guard open the annual Scottish Highland Games and Gathering of the Clans event in Vista on Saturday. Photo by Tony CagalaThe Highland Games are a draw for crowds. Photo by Tony CagalaThe Highland Games are a draw for crowds. Photo by Tony CagalaDave Ehl sends a weighted ball through the air. Photo by Tony CagalaFelicia Fischer watches as her sheaf toss clears the bar. Photo by Tony CagalaBrian Caldwell, singer of Highland Way, a traditional Scottish folk band, mixes it up with an enthusiastic crowd member. Photo by Tony CagalaHammer toss participants compete in the Scottish Highland Games. Photo by Tony CagalaHammer toss participants compete in the Scottish Highland Games. Photo by Tony CagalaJason Swanson watches his hammer toss. Photo by Tony CagalaRay McNeil spins and throws a weighted ball in the heavy weight toss event. Photo by Tony CagalaSean Penton gets some work done on his knee from Rose DelVecchio. Photo by Tony CagalaCrowds look on as athletes compete in the caber toss. Photo by Tony CagalaA competitor struggles to stabilize a 16-foot pole in the caber toss event. Photo by Tony Cagala

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