Entries must qualify by demonstrating throwing performances in comparison with these age group based Qualifying Distances.
Entries must meet or exceed the appropriate
Light weight in
these 3 throws. (Men's and Women's weights in
1) Scots Hammer Throw
(Heavy or Light - 22lb, or 16lb, or 12lb)
2) Weight for Distance
(Heavy or Light - 42lb, 28lb, 21lb, or 14lb)
(Heavy or Light - 22lb, 16lb, 13lb or 9lb)
|Age Group||Scots Hammer||Weight for Distance||Stone Throw|
|(all in feet)|
|Bold=revised for QS2017|
|** First Proposed Estimates|
Entries are limited to athletes who can meet or exceed the qualifying distances for these 3 throws.
Using either the heavy or light weights for each
of these 3 throws, the entries are limited to
athletes recently throwing greater distances than
these qualifying distances in competions.
Recently means within the last year or throwing season (2016).
Previous Scottish Masters Athletics Champions and all athletes over 65 years of age are excluded from this qualifying criteria.