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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 ... ( SAAA State Championship ) Costa Mesa, CA Scotsfest 2011.
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Jul 28, 2007 ... Sebastian Wenta tossing the caber at the 2007 Callander Highland Games, Saturday 28th July.

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 ...

Highland Games Traditions — The Official Gateway to Scotland

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... for their unique sporting and athletic events many of which involve throwing and lifting. These include the shot put, tug-o-war, caber toss and hammer throw.

tossing the caber | Scottish sport | Britannica.com

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

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The judge may set boundaries if he feels the ground in a certain area is not suitable for the caber to be tossed or to provide safety for the spectators.

Caber Toss - Scotland - Scotland blog | By Scotland Channel

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The caber toss is a popular segment of any Highland Games. A sport that goes back a few hundred years and is believe to have originated in the times of war as  ...

Caber toss - definition of Caber toss by The Free Dictionary

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A long heavy wooden pole tossed end over end as a demonstration of strength in Scottish highland games. [Scottish Gaelic cabar, pole, beam, rafter, from ...

Seduced By History: History of the Caber Toss

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Dec 2, 2009 ... I thought it would be fun to take a look back at the history of the caber toss and see why it was invented. But first, what is the caber toss?

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The Science Of Caber Tossing - Science 2.0

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Apr 30, 2010 ... Being that caber tossing is also a Scottish sport, and most Scottish sports(1) are based on a dare, the objective is not actually to throw it the ...

Caber Toss, Caber Tossing, Scottish Highland Games

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Caber Toss. No Scottish games competition is complete without a caber toss. This special event is practiced by strong men and involves throwing a long wooden ...

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

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Sep 18, 2014 ... With the country preparing to make a big decision about its future today, one significant piece of Scottish history has already been made this ...