5 shearers claim world record

New Zealand shearers have set a new world record:

Five shearers have toiled eight hours to set a world record by shearing 2638 lambs in a woolshed south of Auckland.

Marlborough’s Angus Moore shore 607 lambs to lead the individual tallies at Cashmore Farms, near Clevedon on Tuesday.

He was accompanied by Sam Welch, of Waikaretu, who shore 573, Tuakau shearer Coel L’Huillier, 518, Welch’s brother Richard, 491, and Peter Totorewa, from Rangiruru, who shore 449. . .

One Response to 5 shearers claim world record

  1. Roger Barton says:

    World class athletes although they never get the accolades they deserve. Look at David Fagan….52 years of age and still world class plus!

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