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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 .... How do you even measure a world record for this? how heavy is that caber?.

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 ...

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 ...

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?

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 ...

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.

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  ...

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  ...

GLSAA Events page

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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 ...

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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 Caber Toss - Scotland.org

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Highland Games Caber Toss. Sorry, but it looks like your web browser is not able to run our game. If you're using Internet Explorer 7 or 8 and you've got ...

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 ...