PROCEEDINGS FOR THE “CITY MUSTER” PERTH ROYAL SHOWGROUNDS FEB 25TH 2006.
The spectacle consists of -
The setting of a new WORLD RECORD for a solo Merino
Ewe by one of our All-Star Shearing Guns.
Introducing the fast paced and cut throat
“ SHEAR POWER INVITATIONAL”
competition format to the World with competitors from
the England, Scotland, New Zealand, South Africa and Australia.
A CELEBRITY EVENT.
2.00 pm Official WORLD SPEEDSHEAR RECORD for a MERINO EWE.
Each of the 4 International competitors will have 2 attempts at
setting the new World Record for a solo Merino Ewe while adhering
to a strict points system adjudicated by World Record Committee
Judges. The Shearer with the quickest time becomes the new World Record holder.
3.00 pm The most explosive show on Earth, the SHEAR POWER
INVITATIONAL, with it’s furious pace and gruelling format. 5 minute
heats, sudden death eliminations and extended time finals makes
this, the hottest Shearing Show in the world. Big prize money with
reputations on the line, featuring the most recognised guns in the
Shearing world right here in Perth.
5.00 pm Have a laugh while your favourite CELEBRITIES, MUSICIANS and
SPORT STARS have a crack at knocking the wool off one of our
specially prepared sheep. Trained and coached throughout by a
qualified AWI instructor, the celebrities have one attempt to prove they are the quickest amateur Shearer with all proceeds going to the 2006 Appealathon.
Close 6.00 pm with presentations to each award winner to follow on City Muster’s main stage at 7.20pm.