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Caber toss - Wikipedia

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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 ... ( SAAA State Championship ) Costa Mesa, CA Scotsfest 2011.

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 ...

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 ...

How to Toss a Caber - Jardine Electronics Root Page

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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 ...

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 Heavy Events

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Hammer Throw · Sheaf Toss · Farmer's Walk · Caber Toss ... front of the trig. Not an easy event, and I've seen some very large men get tossed around by the 56.

Heavyweight Sports - The Round Hill Highland Games

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Caber Toss - the signature event of the Highland Games, an 18-20' log tossed ... The Hammer Toss is a Distance Event where the athlete throws the hammer as ...

tossing the caber | Scottish sport | Britannica.com

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Nov 6, 2008 ... Tossing the caber, a Scottish athletic event consisting in throwing a “caber,” a straight, approximately 17-foot- (5-metre-) long log (from which ...

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NASGA - Rules

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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...