The Caledonian Club of San Francisco

The U. S. Open Heavy Events Championship Records

1975 - 1979

Event 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979
Pro 17# 6oz putt B Oldfield 54' 1.5 B Oldfield 57' 9.5 B Oldfield 57' 10  B Oldfield 58' 0.5 B Oldfield 62' 8.5
Pro 17# 6oz braemar style (none) B Oldfield 53' 2.5     (B Oldfield 46' 5 W)
Pro 28 # WFD B Oldfield 77' 3   B Anderson 80' 0.5 B Anderson 81' 4.5   
Pro 56# WFD (none) B Anderson 34' 7 B Anderson 37' 2.5 B Anderson 37' 7.5  
Pro 16# hammer * B Oldfield 123' 3 B Anderson 132' 3.5 B Anderson 133' 4    
Pro 22# hammer (none) B Anderson 103' 4 B Anderson 108' 8 B Anderson 110' 8 G Anderson 111' 0
Pro 56# WOB B Oldfield 15' 0 Exihib   B Oldfield 15' 6   B Oldfield 15' 10
A 17# 6oz putt J Ross 44' 11   D McKenzie 47' 10.5   D McKenzie 48' 0
A 17# 6oz braemar style (none) B Mannon 46' .25 US      
A 28 # WFD R Short 65' 3 (none) D Shelton 61' 4   B McKay 61' 11.5
A 56# WFD (none) D Shelton 25' .5 US  

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G Boriero 26' 7.5
A 16# hammer K Tice 101' 5 D Shelton 110' 5.5   D Shelton 111' 11  
A 22# hammer (none) D Shelton 75' 4.5 US D Shelton 84' 3.5 D Shelton 88' 9 D McKenzie 91' 4.5 
A 56# WOB J Ross/K Tice 13' 0

<<    2-handed     >>

D McKenzie 13' 0 tie   D McKenzie 14' 0
  Note: A is Nor Calif.
Championship
1-handed  V 1-handed  V    
  D. Shelton 11' D. Shelton 12' 6    
           
  * There is a 129' 4" pre-championship throw in 1974 by J MacBeath 1st year for 22# hammer and 56# WFD      
  All implements were certified as to weight this year:
stone = 17#  6oz
56# WFD = 56# 4oz
56# WOB = 56# 8oz
hammers and 28#
were OK
   
  Braemar style using the same 17# 6oz stone as with open.    
       
       
         
         
         
         
           
           
# new records n/a 4 10 6 8
# competitors 9 9 12 15 19
# trophies 5 5 8 8 10

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