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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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?
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. No Scottish games competition is complete without a caber toss.
This special event is practiced by strong men and involves throwing a long
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
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 ...