I hope you enjoy this post about the Scottish games!  Scotland has a traditional annual event called the “Highland Games”.  It is held locally in many small communities across North America as well as Scotland.  There are many athletic, musical, and dancing events, but their names cannot give a good description of what happens in the competitions.  For example, the “caber toss” event.  I mentioned this one in class.  It is essentially throwing a tree!  Here is a video of the caber toss:

I’m not sure what this event is called:

How Amazing!  But here is a longer montage of men in skirts throwing really heavy things!!

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