North Division One (shinty)
The North Division One (currently known as the 'Mowi North Division 1' for sponsorship reasons) is the third tier of the Shinty league system. League champions are awarded the MacGillivary Cup and play-off against the South Division One champions for promotion to the National Division.
|Number of teams||11|
|Level on pyramid||3|
|Promotion to||National Division|
|Relegation to||North Division Two|
|Current champions||Newtonmore 2nd|
The 201 Mowi North Division 1 will consist of the following teams:
*Denotes Reserve team
1980's: North Division One the top tier of Shinty. National final between winner of North Division One and South Division One.
1996: Premier Division founded making North Division One the second tier of Shinty.
1999 to 2006: National Division One becomes third tier of shinty with advent of National Division One. Winners of North Division One and South Division One playing in National final with eventual winner gaining promotion to National Division One (2nd tier).
2010 and 2011: Winners of North Division Two refuse promotion preventing any relegations.
2013: Lochcarron take voluntary relegation leaving only six teams.
2014: North Division One once again becomes the third tier of Shinty with the reinstatement of National Division One with North Division One champions being promoted through a play-off win.
List of winners (since 2014)Edit
- "Marine Harvest North Division 1 « Shinty". www.shinty.com. Retrieved 2017-03-17.