Corwen Shears is hosting it's annual shearing event here at Rhug on Friday 24th and Saturday 25th July. Starting at 1pm on Friday with the Juniors and 10am on Saturday with the Seniors.
See below for the full schedule.
Corwen Shears/British Wool Marketing Board Junior Championship: 1st Ann Watson Challenge Cup + £125, 2nd £75, 3rd £50, 4th £40, 5th £30, 6th £60. Quality Prize for Cleanest Pen £20.
EF £10 PW Stephen Morgan
Corwen Shears/Highway Shearing UK Intermediate Championship: 1st Dalgety Agriculture Ltd Challenge Cup + £175, 2nd £125, 3rd £100, 4th £50, 5th £40, 6th £30.
Quality Prize for Cleanest Pen £40.
EF £12 PW Hefin Rowlands
Corwen Shears Novice Wool-Handling Championship: 1st Shield + £50, 2nd £30, 3rd £20.
EF £4 PW Grace Davison
Corwen Shears Open Wool-Handling Championship: 1st Shield donated by Ceiriog Jones + £100, 2nd £75, 3rd £50.
EF £6 PW Leanne Bertram
Commercial Blade Shearing 1st £100, 2nd £75, 3rd £50, 4th £40, 5th £30, 6th £20.
EF £5 PW Gareth Owen
Corwen Shears Senior Championship 1st Youngs Animal Health Challenge Cup + £225, 2nd £125, 3rd £100, 4th £70, 5th £60, 6th £50. Quality Prize for Cleanest Pen £40.
EF £14 PW Daffydd Jones
Corwen Shears Open Championship 1st Fagan Brothers Challenge Cup + £750, 2nd £300, 3rd £200,4th £150, 5th £125, 6th £100.
Quality Prize for Cleanest Pen £50 Cleanest Pen in Open Final – Silver Tray donated by Steve Cochrane.
EF £17 PW Gareth Daniel
Corwen Shears/Heiniger Welsh Shearing Championship. Open to all Welsh Open competitors who compete in Cneifio Corwen Shears Open Championship, plus highest Welsh qualifiers in Senior section of Cneifio Corwen Shears (if necessary). 1st Thomas Roberts Challenge Cup, Heiniger Handpiece + £300, 2nd £250, 3rd £200, 4th £150, 5th £125, 6th £100. Quality Prize for Cleanest Pen £25.
EF £15 PW Mathew Evans
International Commercial Blade Shearing Test
International Team Relay
Wales v New Zealand Test