The NITOWA 600 Kg Championship took place on Sat 10th Dec 2016 at Richhill Training Shed, Armagh hosted by the Richhill Tug Of War Club. All team individuals weighed in Friday night in preparation for the following days competition
600 Kg Championships
The 600 Kg Championships had 4 team taking part, Ballyhagen, Country Club, Richhill A and Richhill B. Richhill A went undefeated with maximum points through the round robin and faced Richhill B who finished 4th in the 1st semi-final whilst the Country Club and Ballyhegan met in the 2nd semi-final.
Richhill A comfortably won their semi-final in two straight ends whilst the Country Club won a much tighter pull against an extremely good effort from Ballyhagen.
Richhill A and Country Club move onto the final with Richhill A taking the first end in just over 2 minutes and the second end in 1 mute 30 seconds with Country Club blown out for 3 cautions.
Gold Richhill A
Silver Country Club
600 Mixed Kg League
Richhill again pulling against Country Club in a tight competition over 5 ends that saw the Country Club winning 3 straight ends in a row a currently leading the 600 Mixed Kg League.
Gold Country Club
400 Kg 5-a-side
7 Teams took part in the competition with Ballyhagen, Country Club A, Country Club B, Leo's Boys, Richhill A, Richhill B and Richhill C
As always it was a really tight competition with some excellent tight and competitive ends with many teams splitting ends and fighting for every inch. The final saw the top 2 teams in the group pulling with Richhill C against Country Club B with the Armagh team proving the stronger and winning in 2 long, hard fought ends.
Gold Richhill C
Silver Country Club B