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 ...
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 ...
Apr 30, 2010 ... A caber is a pole approximately 18 feet long that weighs approximately 150
pounds. It is about 9 inches thick at one end and tapers to about 5 ...
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May 30, 2011 ... ... or the run before a long jump or javelin... but this guy does it while .... ah the
caber toss now thats a real test of strength you have to throw a 40 ...
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Jul 28, 2007 ... Sebastian Wenta tossing the caber at the 2007 Callander Highland Games,
Saturday 28th July.
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Dec 3, 2006 ... i threw a caber today for my first time today....it was so scary but awesome my
heart was ... "Iff he wiz a wee bitty closer, I cud lob a caber at em ken!" .... Tacoma
Highland Games 2011 Master's Div Caber Toss - Duration: 5:19.
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
The weights consist of a block of metal attached by a length of chain to a ... A
Women's caber is typically 10 to 16 feet in length and weighs between 40 and
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 ...
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 ...