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Heavy going

GERMAN Andreas Deuschle tosses the caber as he competes for the title of Cowal Highland Gathering champion at the annual event in Dunoon, Argyll.

FUN AT THE GAMES: The event included caber tossing and country dancing, as well traditional wrestling, heavy athletics and ceilidh music. Pictures: Robert Perry/EPA
FUN AT THE GAMES: The event included caber tossing and country dancing, as well traditional wrestling, heavy athletics and ceilidh music. Pictures: Robert Perry/EPA

Thousands of people are due to attend the weekend event. Chairman Ronnie Cairns said: "We couldn't really have wished for anything more for the first two days, despite a bit of rain."

Picture: Robert Perry/EPA

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