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caber

Scot a heavy section of trimmed tree trunk thrown in competition at Highland games
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SCOTTISH FESTIVAL: Pipers and drummers, caber toss, Celtic bands, folk singers, fiddlers, dancers, Scottish foods, single malt Scotch tasting.
It was the first time in more than 30 years the event had been held in London, and it saw top Highland Games athletes from all over the globe compete alongside some of the world's strongest men, in traditional events such as the caber toss.
25, including the famous caber toss, and live dog shows Oct.
Many came to see and compete in the traditional games, including the caber toss, in which a contestant lifts a pole at least 18 feet long - and weighing as much as 100 pounds - and hurls it, end over end.
Other events included the stone throw (similar to tossing a shot) and caber toss.