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Caber toss - Wikipedia


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


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


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 ...

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The competitor may take any length of run they wish and may toss the caber from where they choose, as long as it is within the judge's boundaries. The caber ...

tossing the caber | Scottish sport | Britannica.com


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  ...

Scottish history made: Caber tossing world record set in Inverness ...


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 ...

Seduced By History: History of the Caber Toss


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?

How to Toss a Caber - Jardine Electronics Root Page


I can't believe that there are that many people in the world who even know about caber tossing! So, time for a cleanup...But, no! No changes: if something is ...

Windsor's Scottish Heritage - Culture - Sports and Games: Caber Toss


By far the most recognizable trademark of the games is the spectacular caber toss. The origins of this event are unknown, although it may have developed as a  ...

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The Science Of Caber Tossing - Science 2.0


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 ...

Urban Dictionary: tossing the caber


a scottish highlands sport whereby one has to throw an enormous tree trunk as far as possible. "blimey sean, is that 'harry the horse' tossing the caber?" "nah, it's  ...

Caber Toss, Caber Tossing, Scottish Highland Games


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 ...