It’s the 7th KL Highland Games by the Selangor St Andrew’s Society (SSAS) sponsored by Borr Drilling!
As one of the oldest Loyal Societies in Malaysia, the SSAS has continued a legacy of sharing and upholding Scottish culture since its establishment in 1887. Its members – ranging from Scots, descendants of Scots, and lovers of Scotland and its unique culture – still continue to celebrate St Andrew’s Day and host social Scottish events.
The Highland Games are a spring and summer affair, and have events that have become emblematic of the Scottish and Celtic tradition. From bagpipe competitions, to kilt-wearing, to heavy events like the caber toss and tug o’ war, to an older version of rugby; the Games are claimed to help revive the modern Olympic Games when the Baron Pierre de Coubertin witnessed a display at the 1889 Paris Exhibition!
The SSAS supports charities in Malaysia, further enhanced through corporate scholarship of events including the KL Highland Games. A big thank you goes to Borr Drilling and 22 other sponsors that are helping make this event more successful.
7th KL Highland Games
Date: Saturday, September 24, 2022
Venue: Bukit Kiara Equestrian & Country Resort
Time: 8:00am – 8:00pm
Tickets available at entrance for adults (RM20) and children (RM12)
*Images provided courtesy of Selangor St Andrew’s Society (SSAS).
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