The 2022 Forres Highland Games will take place in the stunning natural arena of Grant Park, on July 2.

Last year’s event, which saw an increase in footfall of almost 20% from 3086 to 3622 attracted visitors from across the world, including Germany, Hong Kong, Spain, the USA, New Zealand, Ireland, France and Canada.

This year,  in the 94th anniversary of the founding of the Games, the Forres Highland Games’ team is offering a range of sponsorship and trading opportunities which will give businesses and organisations a great way to showcase what they do to a local, national and international audience.

Below is a list of our current sponsor opportunities and scroll to bottom to complete a short enquiry form.

Sponsor an event

Set in the Games arena, the Forres Highland Games showcases over 35 individual events from the traditional heavy events such as tossing the caber to the message bike race which is unique to our Games.

Sponsorship of each event is £60 and in return the sponsor will get the following coverage:

  • A mention in the program
  • A social media ‘shout out’ of the Games FB and Twitter pages
  • An announcer call-out at the start of your chosen event on the day of the Games.

Event sponsorship is snapped up quickly, so if you are keen to get involved, please do so quickly to avoid disappointment.

 

Women’s Events Availability
800 Metres

 

400 Metres

 

200 Metres

 

100 Metres

 

High Jump

 

Long Jump

 

Putting the Shot

 

 

Men’s Events Availability
800 Metres

 

400 Metres

 

200 Metres

 

100 Metres

 

3000 Metres Championship

 

High Jump

 

Long Jump

 

 

Boys’ and Girls’ Events Availability
800 Metres 13-15 years

 

400 Metres 13-15 years

 

800 Metres 11-13 years

 

200 Metres 11-13 & 13-15 years

 

100 Metres 11-13 & 13-15 years

 

 

Senior Heavies Availability
Throwing 28lb weight for distance

 

 
Throwing 56lb weight over the bar  
Throwing the Scots hammer

 

 
Putting the Rab Ritchie Stane

 

 
Tossing the caber

 

 

 

Junior Heavies Availability
Throwing weight for distance

 

 
Throwing weight over the bar

 

 
Throwing the Scots hammer

 

 
Putting the shot

 

 
Tossing the caber

 

 

 

Cycling Events Availability
1500 Metres cycle handicap

 

 
Cycle-De’il Take The Hindmost

 

 
6000 Metres cycle N.S.C.U. Championship

 

 
1000 Metres cycle handicap

 

 
800 Metres cycle championship

 

 
800 Metres cycle handicap

 

 

Other Events Availability
Message boys cycle race

 

Tug O’ War

 

Mixed relay x half Women’s laps 1&4
100 Metres youths

 

1500 Metres youths

 

Solo Piping

 

10K Road Race

 

 

 

Banner sponsor £200

Promote your business or organisation to thousands of people at the Forres Highland Games and show your support for our event.

This is a great way to get recognised for what you do. A new addition to the Forres Highland Games sponsorship pack, we expect it will be a popular proposition, so get in quick!

  • Display of one Banner (approx. 2 Metres) showing your logo, in the Forres Highland Games design, on the park (including cost of production),
  • A listing as a sponsor in the souvenir programme.

Seating Sponsor: £100

Our designated seating area gives guests a chance to rest their legs and spectators the best view of the arena to enjoy the events. The seating sponsor will be recognised in the following way:

  • A banner/placard displayed at the entrance to the seating area
  • A social media ‘shout out’ on the Games FB and Twitter pages

Message Boy’s Bike Sponsor: £100 (8 opportunities)

Unique to the Forres Highland Games and a real highlight of the day is the Message Boys Race where competitors often made up from spectators take part in a race on old style message bikes. Often used in event publicity and an attraction for the press, the bikes get a good show on the day. A sponsor of one message bike will be recognised in the following way:

  • Their logo or brand on the message bike
  • A social media ‘shout out’ on the Games FB and Twitter pages

Highland Dancing Sponsorship: £200

Attracting over 60 dancers from around the world, no Highland Games would be complete without its Highland dancers. Set in a designated area of our arena within the stunning Grant Park, the Highland dancing attracts a huge crowd all day long. The Highland dancing sponsor will be recognised in the following ways:

  • A banner/placard displayed adjacent to the Highland dancing stage
  • A social media ‘shout out’ of the Games FB and Twitter pages

Sponsorship Enquiry Form

Please complete the below form and a member of our team will be in touch

Sponsorship Opportunities

Select from below and a member of our sponsorship team will be in touch to discuss options