Scottish Coal Carrying Championships

Kelty is now the home of the Scottish Coal Carrying Championships. Come along on 27th August for a great family day out!

Scottish Coal Carrying Championships

About Scottish Coal Carrying Championships

27th August 2022
12 noon
Kelty
This is a free event
Call 07715304798
Visit the event website here
Facebook information can be found here

The annual Coal Race originates from the stories that colliers in the late 1800's ran home from the pits with either bags of "rakers" or "clugs" in their bags.

Now Kelty is the home of the Scottish Coal Carrying Championships.

Entertainment and racing starts at 12 NOON.

Childrens races, Mascot races, Main Adults race, Live music and Inflatables, food and drink available from local suppliers. Including this year Scottish draughts Finals.

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