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Athletes Rules

  1. Eligibility: Participants must meet the specified criteria for novice competitors, such as having limited experience or no previous professional participation in highlands games.

  2. Age Requirement: Participants must meet the minimum age requirement specified for the event.

  3. Sportsmanship: All competitors are expected to display good sportsmanship throughout the competition, treating fellow athletes, officials, and spectators with respect.

  4. Safety: Participants must prioritize their safety and the safety of others, following all safety guidelines and instructions provided by event organizers.

  5. Equipment: Participants are responsible for bringing their own appropriate equipment, such as appropriate footwear, clothing, and any specific gear required for the events.

  6. Event-Specific Rules: Each event within the highlands game may have specific rules and regulations that participants must adhere to. These rules should be clearly communicated and understood by all competitors.

  7. Health and Fitness: Participants should ensure they are in good health and have the physical fitness necessary to compete in the highlands game events. It is recommended to consult a medical professional before participating if there are any concerns.

  8. Drug and Doping Policy: Participants must adhere to a strict drug-free policy and agree to be tested for banned substances if deemed necessary by event organizers.

  9. Liability Waiver: Competitors may be required to sign a liability waiver, releasing event organizers from any responsibility for injuries or accidents that may occur during the highlands games.

  10. Disqualification: Participants who fail to comply with the rules and regulations, exhibit unsportsmanlike behavior, or breach any event-specific guidelines may face disqualification from the competition.

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