The 2005 North/South Challenge was to be held in
Louisiana at the Louisiana
Highland Games November 19th. Due to problems stemming from
Hurricane Katrina (and Rita), the games were cancelled.
<>The Sumter Highland Games have graciously agreed to
be the host of the "2005" North/South Challenge. There will be another
game in 2006 in the fall.
Teams are made up of 5 athletes each
consisting of the best throwers from North of the Mason-Dixon against 5
of the best from South of the Mason-Dixon line.
The North/south Challenge Cup is sanctioned by the SSAAA (Southeast
Scottish Amateur Athletics Association) see bottom of page for more
The South team won this event in Jackson,
2004. Will the South team be able to recapture the cup again this
will the North team take the prize? This year's teams
are (click headings for bios):