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International Sports: Caber Toss

International Sports: Caber Toss

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

April 2, 2019

Filed under Showcase, Sports

As one of several traditional Celtic games, caber tossing tests athletes’ strength, balance and coordination. Caber tossing originated in Scotland, and although the exact date of origin is unknown, an article by Collins dictionary cites “tossing of ye barr” to be first mentioned in 1574 at a milita...