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Shearing Tests

Sunday, 15 October 2017, 8:26 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

October 15, 2017 The seven members of the New Zealand shearing team headed for transtasman tests in Australia later this month showed they are timing their form to the minute as they dominated competitions in New Zealand at on Saturday. More >>

Ellesmere show shearing results

Sunday, 15 October 2017, 8:24 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

October 15, 2017. Results of the Ellesmere A and P Show Shears at Leeston on Saturday, October 14, 2017: Open final (12 sheep): Delwyn Henricksen (Waipara) 14min 42sec, 70.53pts, 1; Mark Herlihy (Rangiora) 17min 40sec, 61pts, 2; Kelvin Webster (Christchurch) ... More >>

Poverty Bay Show shearing results

Sunday, 15 October 2017, 8:23 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

October 15, 2017 Results from the Poverty Bay A and P Show Shears at Gisborne on Saturday, October 14, 2017: Shearing: Open final (15 sheep): Rowland Smith (Ruawai/Hastings) 14min 55.59sec, 1; 52.113pts, 1; John Kirkpatrick (Napier) 15min 12sec, 54.867pts, ... More >>

Shearing champs results

Sunday, 15 October 2017, 12:27 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Results from the 50th Waimate Shears and New Zealand Spring Shearing and Woolhandling Championships at Waimate on October 13-14, 2017: International: Transtasman Blade Shearing Test (4 sheep): New Zealand (Tony Dobbs 11min 50.06sec, 51.753pts; Phil ... More >>

PGG Wrightson Wool National

Saturday, 14 October 2017, 2:51 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

PGG Wrightson Wool National Winton shearer Troy Pyper won’t be taking the foot off the pedal despite taking an early near-certain finals-placing lead in the PGG Wrightson Wool National Shearing Circuit after the second round in Waimate today. More >>

Really flying: Transtasman kiwi scores big in Waimate

Saturday, 14 October 2017, 11:26 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Really flying: Transtasman kiwi scores big in Waimate Record breaking Australia-based New Zealand shearer Stacey Te Huia quickly recovered the cost of his latest transtasman mission as he won a rare elite-level speedshear in Wamate last night(Friday). More >>

Woolhandlers spotlighted at Waimate Spring Shears

Saturday, 14 October 2017, 11:25 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Woolhandlers spotlighted at Waimate Spring Shears Manawatu woolhandler Logan Kamura has launched a bold bid for a first national title after being top qualifier for the New Zealand Spring Championships Open final in Waimate. More >>

New Shearing Season Steps Up a Notch

Thursday, 12 October 2017, 11:44 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The new shearing sports season steps up another notch with a clash of three events throughout the country on only the second weekend. More >>

Shearing our Success

Thursday, 12 October 2017, 8:25 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The success of the 40th anniversary World Shearing and Woolhandling Championships in Invercargill has reaped organisers and hosts two of the major honours at the New Zealand Events Association Awards. More >>

Aussie regains NZ merino shearing title

Monday, 9 October 2017, 8:51 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Australian shearer Damien Boyle has won a seventh New Zealand Open Merino shearing championships title in eight years at the opening event of the 2017-2018 shearing sports season in Alexandra at the weekend. More >>

Merino Championships Open woolhandling final

Saturday, 7 October 2017, 12:24 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

World champion woolhandler Joel Henare is on target to get his new season off to a triumphant start as top qualifier for the New Zealand Merino Championships Open woolhandling final in Alexandra today. More >>

World’s biggest finewool championships begin

Thursday, 5 October 2017, 11:38 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Shearers and woolhandlers from across New Zealand and Australia are arriving in the Central Otago town of Alexandra for the World’s biggest finewool championships tomorrow and Saturday. More >>

Tough shearing tour ends in Wales

Monday, 31 July 2017, 9:23 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The New Zealland shearing team has ended an otherwise triumphant year for its sport with a disappointing end to its month-long tour of Scotland, England and Wales. More >>

Kiwis Shearers Down 3-0 after Defeat at Royal Welsh Show

Friday, 28 July 2017, 9:28 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The New Zealand shearing team will have to back both their skill and a bit of history in the happy hunting ground of shearing jamboree the Corwen Shears to avoid a series whitewash in the last match of the CP Wool UK tour after being beaten by Wales at ... More >>

Hawkes Bay Shearer Rowland Smith Smashes World Record

Tuesday, 25 July 2017, 8:55 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Hawkes Bay shearer Rowland Smith has emulated older brother Matthew by smashing a World shearing record in England. More >>

Kiwi shearer Smith 20 ahead of record pace

Tuesday, 25 July 2017, 2:28 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand shearer Rowland Smith has gone to the lunch break in his World record bid in England 20 sheep ahead of the morning pace set by record holder Leon Samuels in his big day five months ago. More >>

Under 45 seconds a sheep all day – Rowland Smith keeps going

Tuesday, 25 July 2017, 2:26 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Hawke’s Bay shearer Rowland Smith will go into the last run of his World record attempt in England needing just over 60 sheep an hour to break the existing mark set just five months ago in Southland. More >>

Wales Go 2-0 up in Shearing Four-Test Series in Wales

Monday, 24 July 2017, 9:23 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand will have to wait at least another year for a shearing series win over Wales in Wales after losing the first two tests of a four-test series on their CP Wool UK tour. More >>

Green light for World shearing record

Monday, 24 July 2017, 8:50 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The weighting is over and it’s all systems go for Hawke’s Bay shearer Rowland Smith who will tackle the World solo eight-hour strongwool ewe shearing record in England tonight (NZST). More >>

New Zealand shearers lose first test to Wales

Saturday, 22 July 2017, 4:41 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand shearers lose first test to Wales New Zealand has been beaten in the first of four shearing tests in Wales despite a gallant effort by test match rookie and late substitute Jack Fagan. More >>

 

 

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