Tossing in Troutbeck – pancakes that is!

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There aren’t many places in the world that have pancake racing and tossing competitions every year. But Troutbeck village is such a place.

Tossing, tosser, etc is said loudly more often than at any other time of the year as competitors compete in a series of competitions against their age groups. A 100m pancake race plus a tossing competition happen and it’s free to enter.

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The day isn’t without theatrics, we have teams entered from local hotels and this fine gentleman in his fancy outfit and bell sets it all off and mc’s the day.

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Communities like Troutbeck really come together around events like this, even if we are all fighting to be tosser of the year!

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