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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 ... came here from mark to find out wtf a caber toss was ..... He's only really tossing a small fraction of the weight of the caber, since he runs it ...

The Science Of Caber Tossing - Science 2.0

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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 ...

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 ...

Caber | Define Caber at Dictionary.com

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Caber definition, a pole or beam, especially one thrown as a trial of strength. See more.

NASGA - Rules

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There is no standard size or weight of a caber but the caber should be of a length and weight such that at least half the competitors can turn it. The caber is to be ...

Highland Games Traditions — The Official Gateway to Scotland

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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 ...

GLSAA Events page

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The athletes must remain on their feet and under control at the end of their throw. Caber Toss. The caber toss is the signature event of Scottish Heavy Athletics.

Seduced By History: History of the Caber Toss

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Dec 2, 2009 ... The hero of my latest release, Kilted Lover, tosses cabers at the Scottish Games. I thought it would be fun to take a look back at the history of the ...

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 ...

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ca·ber
[key-ber]
NOUN [SCOT.]
1.
a pole or beam, especially one thrown as a trial of strength.
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