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.
Any throwing style may be used as long as the rules are followed and the style is
... The competitor may take any length of run they wish and may toss the caber ...
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 ...
But the path between seeing your first caber toss and getting your hands on that
.... The long and heavy cabers require the field experience, the technique and ...
Sep 16, 2000 ... The dimensions of a caber - or cabar in Gaelic - can vary enormously but the
norm weighs about 150lbs (68kgs), is 18 feet (5.5m) long and ...
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
In the “Open Stone” the thrower is allowed to use any throwing style so long as ...
Turning of the Caber This is a tree that has been selected based on the level of ...
After all, how long would you have kept your job if you couldnt toss a hay bale
into the hay loft? ... The caber is not thrown for height, or distance, but accuracy.
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