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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 ... More »

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 ...

Highland Games History - Highlandgames.net

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The BBC has released this 1938 documentary on "Sport in Scotland" (in RealVideo), including hammer throwing and caber tossing at the Braemar games .

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 ...

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

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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  ...

Tossing the caber - Appalachian History

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Tossing the caber. Posted by Dave Tabler | July 5, 2007. If you missed the Gatlinburg (TN) Scottish Festival & Games back in May, or can't wait till November for ...

Caber Toss - Scotland - Scotland blog | By Scotland Channel

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Well the gents who participate in the Scottish sport of caber tossing prove that it can be done. The caber toss is a popular segment of any Highland Games. .... in West Lothian will find loads of interesting information on the history o.... read more.

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 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 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 ...