Matt and Pippa Smith with their son Dusty by a water course on their farm© Jim Wileman
My brother’s eight-hour world sheep shearing record attempt was a huge success. The previous record, held by Leon Samuels and set in New Zealand, was 605. Rowly consistently shore 161 a run (which is two hours) totalling 644 Romney ewes in eight hours. We would really like to thank all the sponsors and also a really big thanks to all the people behind the scene who without all of their help and support this definitely would not have been possible. […]