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Kiwis win UK Shearing Titles

Wednesday, 7 June 2017, 10:05 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand shearers have taken two titles at the Royal Bath and West Show’s British Golden Shears in England. More >>

New Zealand shearing legend Colin Bosher dies in Australia

Wednesday, 31 May 2017, 8:18 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Legendary New Zealand shearer Colin Bosher has died in hospital in the West Australian town of Boyup Brook. More >>

Record breaking shearer claims 19th win in a row

Tuesday, 18 April 2017, 8:57 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Hawke’s Bay shearer Rowland Smith yesterday completed his competition season with his 19th win and a possible season’s record of 26 victories by claiming the national lamb shearing championship Open title at the Mackenzie A and P Show in Fairlie, South ... More >>

Storm’s gone, shearing’s on

Friday, 14 April 2017, 7:30 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Organisers announced today that the competition, which was originally to have started today, will be held tomorrow(Saturday), starting at 10am. More >>

Royal Easter Show shearing cancelled

Thursday, 13 April 2017, 9:39 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The Northern Shears, which would have been a feature of the Royal Easter Show in Auckland, have been cancelled because of the cyclone that has hit the region. More >>

Specialist shearer Coster to call time at Mackenzie Show

Thursday, 13 April 2017, 9:34 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

A Canterbury shearer who effectively climbed the mountain to win more times in the North Island than just about any other Southern gun is planning to bow out of top competition at Easter. More >>

A favourites double, and a rare treble at NZ Shears

Monday, 3 April 2017, 9:40 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Hot favourites Rowland Smith and Joel Henare kept their places at the top of New Zealand shearing sports retained their New Zealand Open shearing and woolhandling titles respectively in Te Kuiti tonight. More >>

Results from the 33rd New Zealand Shearing Championships

Monday, 3 April 2017, 9:32 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand Championships Open final (20 second-shear sheep): Rowland Smith (Hastings) 15min 56.08sec, 54.704pts, 1; John Kirkpatrick (Napier) 15min 42.24pts, 55.962pts, 2; David Buick (Pongaroa) 15min 31.09sec, 56.655pts, 3; Dion King (Alfredton) 15min ... More >>

Drama at New Zealand Shearing Championships

Saturday, 1 April 2017, 9:17 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Drama at New Zealand Shearing Championships The New Zealand Shearing Championships are guaranteed a dramatic end in Te Kuiti tonight with men of the moment John Kirkpatrick and Rowland Smith both qualifying for the Open Championshop final. Kirkpatrick, who ... More >>

Results – New Zealand Shearing Championships

Saturday, 1 April 2017, 9:17 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Results – New Zealand Shearing Championships Results from up to the final session of the 33rd New Zealand Shearing Championships in Te Kuiti on March 30-April 1, 2017: Shearing: North Island Shearer of the Year final (10 ewes, 10 lambs): Rowland Smith ... More >>

National titles double for Gisborne woolhandler

Friday, 31 March 2017, 9:40 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Gisborne woolhandler Brittany Tibble returned to the scene of her first woolhandling final win to record her second a year later on the opening day of the 2017 New Zealand Shearing Championships in Te Kuiti today. More >>

Henare a hot favourite for national woolhandling title

Thursday, 30 March 2017, 4:10 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

World and Golden Shears champion Joel Henare confirmed his favouritism for a fourth national Open woolhandling title by heading the qualifiers on the opening day of the three-day New Zealand Shearing Championships in Te Kuiti today. More >>

Winning weekends on the road for shearer Rowland Smith

Monday, 27 March 2017, 11:28 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Champion shearer Rowland Smith is as busy as the Prime Minister – and that’s just in his spare time. More >>

RESULTS from the 57th Golden Shears

Sunday, 5 March 2017, 8:03 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

RESULTS from the 57th Golden Shears Shearing and Woolhandliung Championships in Masterton, NZ, on March 2-4, 2017: International: Lister Shearing Transtasman Shearing Test (12 sheep – 6 merinos, 3 long wools, 3 lambs): New Zealand 225.3534pts (R owland ... More >>

A golden Shears cleansweep for shearing gun Smith

Sunday, 5 March 2017, 8:01 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

A golden Shears cleansweep for shearing gun Smith Northland-raised Hawke’s Bay shearer Rowland Smith has tonight completed an amazing reply to his omission from the New Zealand World Championships team with a cleansweep of major events on the ... More >>

Kiwis too good for Australia in woolhandling test

Friday, 3 March 2017, 10:36 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Kiwis too good for Australia in woolhandling test Two crack kiwi woolhandlers have drawn first blood in the Masterton leg of the twin Transtasman shearing and woolhandling series’ by winning the woolhandling test against Australia at the Golden Shears ... More >>

World champ eliminated at Golden Shears

Friday, 3 March 2017, 10:34 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

World champ eliminated at Golden Shears There’s been a boilover at the Golden Shears in Masterton tonight with new World Champion shearer John Kirkpatrick failing to reach the glamour Golden Shears Open final for only the second time in 20 years. More >>

Golden Shears Results – Day 2

Friday, 3 March 2017, 5:17 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Results from the day session on Day 2 of the 57th Golden Shears International Shearing and Woolhandling Championships in Masterton on March 2-4, 2017: More >>

Shepherd’s delight: She made me do it

Friday, 3 March 2017, 9:13 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Farm shepherd Mark Baxter had a handy sort of role model to get him on the way in father and former YFC national Young Farmer of the Year Shaun. More >>

The hot gossip is Smith to win again at The Goldies

Thursday, 2 March 2017, 9:56 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Hawke’s Bay shearer Rowland Smith has been rated such a hot favourite to successfully defend the Golden Shears Open title that the TAB has also opened a pool excluding him from the options. More >>

 

 

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