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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caber_toss

The caber toss is a traditional Scottish athletic event in which competitors toss a large tapered ... and flips the tapered end upwards so that the large end hits the ground first and - if well tossed - the caber falls directly away from the tosser.

seducedbyhistory.blogspot.com/2009/12/history-of-caber-toss.html

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?

www.britannica.com/sports/tossing-the-caber

A Scottish athletic event consisting in throwing a “caber,” a straight, approximately 17-foot- ... See Article History ... The name now denotes similar athletic competitions in any part of the world, usually conducted under the auspices of a local ...

www.scotland.com/blog/caber-toss-scotland

Well the gents who participate in the Scottish sport of caber tossing prove that it can be done. The caber toss is a popular segment of any Highland Games.

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May 30, 2011 ... ( SAAA State Championship ) Costa Mesa, CA Scotsfest 2011.

www.appalachianhistory.net/2007/07/tossing-caber.html

Jul 5, 2007 ... If you missed the Gatlinburg (TN) Scottish Festival & Games back in May, or can't wait till November for the Scottish Clans of the South to gather ...

www.guinnessworldrecords.com/news/charity/2014/9/scottish-history-made-most-people-caber-tossing-simultaneously-world-record-set-in-inverness-60499-60508

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 ...

www.science20.com/science_20/science_caber_tossing

Apr 30, 2010 ... Being that caber tossing is also a Scottish sport, and most Scottish ... tossing a caber; one is form, since the judging is done by direction, and the ... in this case massive legs, but the Scots also understood early on the value of ...

qi.com/highland-games

JACOB FAST, ON TOSSING THE CABER ... Like clan tartans, the modern highland games are a product the great Scottish revival of the early 19th century. ... Highland dancing (originally only for men, but now almost entirely performed by ...

www.scotland.org/whats-on/scotlands-festivals/highland-games/highland-games-traditions

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 ...