19 juillet 2015

Superposition, Flip-books: Strange cabers flying in Bressuire

Our photographer Thierry TURC is a specialist of Superposition. That's why Xavier TATIBOUET's caber-throw during the French Masters Championship at the Bressuire castle looks particularly strange and impressive. But Thierry is also a specialist of flip-booking. Just click on this photo to enjoy Scott RIDER's caber-toss under the rain at the end of the IHGF Worlds in Bressuire It's not a video. It's just a flip-book with two photos per second.. Quite an original tribute to the 2015 caber-toss world champion, isn't it?. Thanks,... [Lire la suite]

27 mars 2015

Les 12 champions: 7- Lucasz WENTA, le frère de...

Noir Désir chantait "Le vent t'emportera". Les Highlands Games soufflent à leur tour : "Le Wenta t'emportera". D'autant qu'ils seront deux frères dans la compétition: Sebastian déjà en ligne sur le blog et Lukasz à qui c'est le tour de se faire tirer le portrait. Comme Sebastian, son frère d'un quintal et demi et de 55 cms de tour de biceps, le nouveau-venu en Bocage Lucasz bénéficie d'une fort belle constitution: 125 kilos pour 1,98m.Et 27 ans après la sortie du film "Un poisson nommé Wanda", la fédération internationale propose... [Lire la suite]
26 mars 2015

The 12 champions 7-Lukasz WENTA on the box?

No wonder Lukasz WENTA from Poland, just like his brother Seb WENTA, is a big fish in the world of professionnal Highland Games. And 27 years after the film "a fish called Wanda" was released, the IHGF is ready to announce an exceptionnal show in Bressuire featuring two brothers: "Two fish called Wenta" The readers of the blog already know Sebastian. It's time now  for them to discover Lucasz. Caber and fishing-rodIn the short message he sent to the blogger, he announces that fishing is one of his hobbies. But we can see on... [Lire la suite]