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World Records Committee

Results of the 2012 Golden Shears World Shearing Championships

The South African team at this years Golden Shears World Championships were:
Machine Shearing
Themba Khoza, instructor from NWKV
Isaac Ndlongwane from Ndlongwane Shearing

Blade Shearing
Zweliwile Hans, BKB Shearing Contaractors – (Winner)
Mayenzeke Shweni, CMW Shearing Contractors – 2nd Place

Wool Handling
Elna Kitching, student at Grootfontein Agricultural College
Luvo Kiyane

Winner Second Third Fourth Fifth Sixth
Machine Shearing
Individual John Kirkpatrick
New Zealand
Cam Ferguson
New Zealand
Rowland Smith
Ruawai
Fourth
Te Kuiti
Fifth
Lornville
Sixth
Scotland
Points 61.198pts 64.744pts 65.094pts 68.433pts 69.316pts 69.903pts
Blade Shearing
Individual Mayenzeke Shweni
South Africa
Zweliwile Hans
South Africa
Michael McConnel
Albury
Brian Thompson
New Zealand
Phil Oldfield
New Zealand
Craig Williams
Scotland
Points 73.905 pts 78.823 pts 87.006 pts 87.116 pts 92.247 pts 101.149 pts