Meet the Athletes - Women

Some of the most renowned strong-men and -women will be travelling from far-flung corners of the world to compete for supremacy at The Worlds:


Donna Moore - Scotland
Currently British Strongest Woman. Accomplished discus thrower and strongwoman.
whg Kirsty Yates.jpgKirsty Yates - Scotland
Scottish Commonwealth games competitor in Shot Put and highland games athlete. Works on the family dairy farm in Dumfries.

whg shaunagh.jpgShaunagh Brown – England
Callander Champion, throws hammer for England and plays women's rugby in London.

Laura Allan - Scotland
Laura, from Dunfermline, competes for Scotland in wire hammer and enjoys the highland games circuit.

whg laura marshall.jpgLaura Marshall  - Scotland
Top Scottish highland games champion.

whg pora.jpgPora Porsteinsdottir - Iceland
Now living in Denmark, Pora is former Iceland's strongest woman and a keen highland games competitor.

whg sylvana.jpgSylvana Bomholt - Germany
German Highland Games Champion and powerlifting champion