National Federation of Young Farmers' Clubs

Fun, Learning, and Achievement

SHEEP SHEARING (28 & UNDER)

National final:

Tuesday 12 July, 2022

Entries close:

Friday 17 June 2022

Venue:

The Great Yorkshire Show, Harrogate, HG2 8NZ

Outline of competition:

The individual competitor must be 16 years and over and 28 years of age or under on 1 September 2021, and full members of a Club affiliated to the NFYFC.

The minimum qualification for competitors is a British Wool “Blue Seal”. Copies of qualifications to be inspected on the day of the competition prior to shearing. This competition is open to those over the age of 16 with a Blue Seal. If someone under the age of 16 has been awarded the Blue Seal they are eligible to compete in the competition at the discretion of NFYFC & British Wool.

Refer to the latest British Isles Shearing Competition Association (BISCA) rules which are available from NFYFC.  

Competitors will be required to assist in sorting sheep and wrapping wool for other competitors. Any remaining unshorn sheep from the competition must be sheared prior to competitors leaving. 

Guidelines: 

British Wool website

When to book in: 

TBC

Where to book in:

Sheep Shearing Stand

Presentation of Awards:

Approx 2.30 pm

How to get there:

 


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Checklist of things to bring with you on the day:

  • Membership Card
  • Parental Consent Form for all U18's - Copy returned to NFYFC 10 days prior to event
  • Absentee Form - Completed by County Office to be excused from presentation of awards
  • Additional form of ID
  • Suitable Clothing
  • Blue Seal Certificate

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