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Caber toss

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The caber toss is a traditional Scottish athletic event in which competitors toss a large tapered pole called a "caber". It is normally practised at the Scottish ...

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May 30, 2011 ... He's only really tossing a small fraction of the weight of the caber, since .... ah the caber toss now thats a real test of strength you have to throw a ...

The Science Of Caber Tossing - Science 2.0

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Apr 30, 2010 ... A caber is a pole approximately 18 feet long that weighs approximately 150 pounds. It is about 9 inches thick at one end and tapers to about 5 ...

Scottish Heavy Athletics - Caber Toss

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Caber Toss. The Caber is a tree that has been cut and trimmed down so one end is slightly wider than the other. It can vary length from 16 to 22 feet and ...

Caber | Define Caber at Dictionary.com

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Caber definition, a pole or beam, especially one thrown as a trial of strength. See more.

Highland Games Traditions — The Official Gateway to Scotland

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Highland Games are known for their unique sporting and athletic events many of which involve throwing and lifting. These include the shot put, tug-o-war, caber ...

NASGA - Rules

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There is no standard size or weight of a caber but the caber should be of a length and weight such that at least half the competitors can turn it. The caber is to be ...

How to Toss a Caber - Jardine Electronics Root Page

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I can't believe that there are that many people in the world who even know about caber tossing! So, time for a cleanup...But, no! No changes: if something is ...

tossing the caber | Scottish sport | Britannica.com

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A Scottish athletic event consisting in throwing a “caber,” a straight, approximately 17-foot- (5-metre-) long log (from which the bark has been removed) so that it ...

Scottish history made: Caber tossing world record set in Inverness ...

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Sep 18, 2014 ... On Sunday, over 160 throwers from 14 countries took part in a successful attempt at Bught Park, Inverness for the most people tossing cabers ...

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ca·ber
[key-ber]
NOUN [SCOT.]
1.
a pole or beam, especially one thrown as a trial of strength.
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