Spanish human castles…wait for it! (Video)

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In the city of Tarragona, Spain, castellers gather every two years to see who can build the highest, most intricate human castles. It requires astonishing strength, finesse, and balls. There are obviously no lawyers in Spain. Worth the wait till 1:40.

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  • Good god.

    I wonder what their NBY (Necks Broken per Year) is. Gotta be pretty high.

    • català

      close to 0.

  • ceepad

    chuck norris is extremely pleased at the end

    • zxcv

      chuck norris went one year, by himself….he won all the prizes including highest castle

  • poop

    i would have been in one of thoes, just to walk away right in the middle of it and see what happens

  • guest

    It is a Catalan tradition and the rate of injuries is very low. One can join it very easily.

    • someguy

      Catalans are one of the most retarded people in Europe

  • @casasvil

    See it live is awesome. Recommended by a Spanish.

  • Ryan Cranston

    Rambo is that you!?

    "I could have killed 'em all, I could kill you. In town you're the law, out here it's me!. Don't push it!. Don't push it or I'll give you a war you won't believe. Let it go. Let it go!."

    • Derek


  • Matt

    I'd love to see the very last guy in that film in a conquistador uniform in a beat down with some Mayans, boom shakalaka

  • Bob

    Crazy. Poor kids at the top when it falls over!!

  • Tim

    Do you think that's what Jimi meant by Spanish Castle magic?

  • Non

    I'm spanish, and the green-dressed ones are from my town. I know a lot of people involved with these castles since they were kids, and all of them are still alive. For a kid who likes that, being the "anxeneta" (the kid on the top of the castle) is the greatest honor he could have. It's amazing to see it live, I recomend it to you if you ever have the chance!

  • Barthe

    I´m spanish too but not from Tarragona.
    Listen to the reporter and you maybe understand how we live this tradition

  • Teh Russian

    In Soviet Spain… Castle is made of YOU!

  • Chrispeena

    Says "Video not available" whyyyyyyyyyyyyyy

  • The Hatter

    They do the same thing in French towns at the border of Spain, where the cultures bleed together. I saw a smaller one done in a town square, where the floor below was a cobbles. That would have hurt in a fall

  • mase

    think of all the boobs you could grab and not get caught

  • Panzerschrek

    yea, that'S what I rhought too xD dirty mind? no… Opurtunist, that's it.

  • Bass

    I think you need to edit the description from "There are obviously no lawyers in Spain." to "luckily there are no American lawyers in Spain."

  • Coldzilla

    "Mommy why are you putting that helmet on me?"

    "You want me to do WHAT???" :o

  • Matt

    damn Spain and their stupid unnecessary sports. Running of the bulls and THIS!! i don't get why they do it.

    it is impressive at least.

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