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Right back into it – record-breaking shearer Pauline Bolay

Tuesday, 10 December 2019, 12:12 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Canadian shearer Pauline Bolay is back at work in a Waikato woolshed today little the worse for wear from a World Record 510 lambs in a day on Saturday and growing international media interest in her achievement. More >>

Saturday all-go for Bolay’s record attempt

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 9:07 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Worries about a possible December storm in an otherwise warm New Zealand summer has resulted in Canadian shearer Pauline Bolay’s historic World shearing record attempt being brought-forward to take place on Saturday(December 7). More >>

Shearing record hopefuls warm-up

Monday, 2 December 2019, 10:58 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Southland shearer Megan Whitehead, in only her second competition, waiting for the Taranaki Shears Senior final in Stratford on Saturday. PHOTO/Jills Angus Burney. More >>

Two out of three for Kiwi shears team in Australia tests

Saturday, 30 November 2019, 11:33 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand have claimed a 2-1 triumph in a night of transtasman shearing sports test matches in Australia. More >>

Kiwi shears guns in form for Aussie challenge

Tuesday, 26 November 2019, 1:01 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand transtasman series shearing representatives Southland shearers Troy Pyper and Nathan Stratford each wrapped-up their preparation for Friday’s test match in Australia by winning separate competitions almost the length of the South Island ... More >>

Te Huia's shearing record bid from the heart

Friday, 22 November 2019, 10:49 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Prolific shearing record breaker Stacey Te Huia arrives back in New Zealand during the weekend to start the countdown to a rare merino wethers record bid in Central Otago. More >>

Another one in the bag as JK lands CHB win No 13

Tuesday, 19 November 2019, 11:49 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Hawke’s Bay shearer John Kirkpatrick continued his best start to a season in several years when he won the Central Hawke’s Bay A and P Show’s Open shearing final in Waipukurau on Saturday. More >>

More quality from Southern man "Stratty"

Monday, 18 November 2019, 8:13 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Southland shearer Nathan Stratford extended an outstanding record in the New Zealand Corriedale championships Open shearing final when he won the title in Christchurch for a third time on Friday. Stratford was shearing in the six-man final for a 15th ... More >>

Karauria completes historic South Island wool treble

Friday, 15 November 2019, 8:42 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

World champion Central Otago woolhandler Pagan Karauria has signed-off her preparation for her next international assignment when she completed an historic sequence of three major wins. More >>

Double win for Watson as women feature at Marlborough Shears

Monday, 11 November 2019, 8:01 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The Marlborough A and P Show became the latest to recognise the growing number of women in shearing competitions by staging a new event as shearing returned to the show in Blenheim on Saturday. More >>

Everywhere man wins at Manawatu Shears

Monday, 11 November 2019, 7:41 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand representative David Buick notched his first win of the new shearing sports season with victory at the Manawatu Show in Feilding on Saturday. More >>

King repeats Mangawhai Speedshear win

Tuesday, 5 November 2019, 9:11 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Hawke’s Bay shearer Dion King cemented a place as the fastest gun in the north when he won the second Mangawha Tavern Speedshear on Saturday. More >>

Another Southland shearing win

Monday, 4 November 2019, 8:33 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Mataura shearer Brett Roberts became the 7th different winner in the first 8 Open finals of the 2019-2020 New Zealand shearing sports season when he won the Ashburton A and P Show’s Open final on Saturday. More >>

Kirky celebrates 25 years with another win

Sunday, 3 November 2019, 11:53 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Champion shearer John Kirkpatrick continued to show advancing years are no bar to winning form as he won the Wairarapa A and P Show Open final on Aaturday. More >>

Big night for speedshear at Mangawhai

Saturday, 2 November 2019, 11:52 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Sporting tragics wanting to get away from a World Cup final without the All Blacks have the ideal chance to see something different when the second Mangawhai Hotel Speedshear is held north of Auckland on Saturday. More >>

All go for the shearing at Ashburton show

Friday, 1 November 2019, 1:45 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

A shearing competition which tends to punch above its weight is set to go in Mid-Canterbury on Saturday. More >>

NZ shearers star in Aussie

Thursday, 31 October 2019, 12:13 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Masterton shearer and 2019 New Zealand Intermediate champion Kyle Mita in his first Senior final at the Poverty Bay show on October 19. Seven days later, he had his first Senior win, in Warrnamboool, Australia. PHOTO/SSNZ More >>

A close call, but all power to the King

Monday, 28 October 2019, 12:42 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Hawke’s Bay shearer Dion King made a dramatic return to winning form in the Great Raihania Shears Open final at the Royal New Zealand Show in Hastings on Friday. More >>

Gisborne opens North Island shears season

Sunday, 20 October 2019, 3:43 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

It was a case of many happy returns to Gisborne for the two Open champions at the Poverty Bay A and P Show Shearing and Woolhandling Championships on Gisborne. More >>

Spring Shearing Champs - Results

Sunday, 13 October 2019, 6:21 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

RESULTS from the 52nd Waimate Shears New Zealand Spring Shearing and Woolhandling Championships at Waimate on Friday-Saturday October 11-12, 2019: More >>

 

 

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