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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.

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 ...

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.

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  ...

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 ...

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  ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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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 ...