Category: Sport

Kiwi Farmers Say Sheep Shearing Should be an Olympic Sport

Farmers in New Zealand are lobbying for sheep shearing to become an Olympic sport. From the Washington Post: A New Zealand farm lobby group says sheep shearing has the potential to become an Olympic demonstration sport. Just don’t count on

Video: Exploring the Coromandel during Rugby World Cup

See how this local couple explores the Coromandel region of New Zealand.

The Economist Features the Rugby World Cup

The Economist has an article about New Zealand and the Rugby World Cup. Here’s an excerpt: ONE week into the Rugby World Cup, New Zealand has lived up to its claim to be a “stadium of four million”. A spectacular

Psychic sheep predicts New Zealand rugby victory

Sonny Wool the psychic New Zealand sheep predicts a home victory in the Rugby World Cup.

Video: Opening Ceremony – New Zealand Rugby World Cup

Here’s a news report on the amazing opening ceremony and the first game of the tournament All Blacks vs Tonga.