26 juin 2013

Stone hoisting in Bressuire: Boulders and bold lifters

They tell me that the centuries old Bressuire Castle is, alas, crumbling in places. Stonework If some masonry stonework is needed at the castle, another type of stonework was accomplished there during the Highland Games of 8 and 9 June. Some of the athletes turned Strongmen to the great delight of the crowd and showed what stuff they were made of when confronted with a series of stones The aim of the game? To hoist up onto barrels 5 stones weighing respectively 100, 110, 120, 130 and 150 kilo Three bold lifters To tell... [Lire la suite]
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