camanachd


Also found in: Encyclopedia.

camanachd

(ˈkæməˌnæx)
n
the game of shinty
References in periodicals archive ?
Shinty fans are calling for the BBC to make an ad animating the figure perched on top of the Camanachd Cup ahead of this year's televised final.
45pm Camanachd Cup: Lovat v Newtonmore (Throw-up 2pm) Coverage of the final at Bught Park in Inverness.
THE GAA and the Camanachd Association are set to bring a Shinty-Hurling International to Argentina next year in a further boost for the hybrid game.
Explaining the decision, a spokesperson said: 'There were two big events taking place in Scotland yesterday, the SNP Conference and the Camanachd Cup Final.
TODAYSHINTY BBC Alba, 4pm Camanachd Cup Shinty: Oban Camanachd v Lovat The first semi-final at Aird Park in Fort William.
The London Camanachd Club, formed in 1878, overcame the mighty Manchester Cottonopolis with the help of its own big- spender, Lord Lovat.
The young dad was found dead on Sunday - just hours after scoring a derby double against Lochaber to put Kilmallie into the last eight of the Camanachd Cup, the sport's premier prize.
Posing triumphantly after their 6-1 victory over Kyles Athletic in the 1914 Camanachd Cup Final, these Kingussie players were unaware that for some it would be the last time they would wield a shinty stick, known as a caman.
KINGUSSIE star David Borthwick insists his side are still hungry for more success - despite winning the Camanachd Cup for the seventh year in a row.
This is now the seventh season for Camanachd Leodhais in the league.
KINGUSSIE'S lucky charm Kevin Thain has won 10 Camanachd Cup winners' medals in 10 attempts, but reckons another today would be as special as his first in the early 90s.
Seo a-nis an seachdamh seisean aig Camanachd Leodhais anns an lig.