2004 Border Gathering, Dumfries, Scotland

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The caber toss, dating back to the 16th century, is one of the most popular of the traditional Highland games. The object is to see who can throw a tree trunk up to 20 feet in length the farthest. Not only that, the caber has to land a certain way, or the throw doen't count.