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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 ...
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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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These include the shot put, tug-o-war, caber toss and hammer throw - collectively known as heavy events. We take a look at some of the traditions and typical ...

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 ...

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 ...

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  ...

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 ...

GLSAA Events page

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Caber Toss. The caber toss is the signature event of Scottish Heavy Athletics. ... A caber can be any size such that it provides a challenge to the athletes. A good ...

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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 ...

NASGA - Rules

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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.

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 ...