From Saturday 22 September, 7.00pm, the 2019 World Sheep Shearing Championship organiser, the AMTM will running two sheep shearing events at the « La Ferme s’invite » Agricultural show in the Parc des Expositions, Poitiers. The Agricultural show will also be hosting the National Charolais Beef Show, an interregional Charolais Sheep show, and the county Limousin and Prim’holstein breeds’ shows.
Saturday 22 September – 7.30 pm :
– Speed Shearing competition which will take place at the end of the prize-giving ceremony for the competitions of the day and open an evening of music and celebration.
Sunday 23 September, from 8.00 am :
– International Sheep Shearing competition with around 60 competitors from all over France and Europe. There will also be some inter-country test matches. Finally, the Poitier competition marks the end of the 2018 shearing competition circuit when we will learn who is the circuit champion. This shearer alongside the National French champion will make up the team to represent France at the 2019 World Championship in Le Dorat.
The AMTM, will organize the World Sheep Shearing Championship which takes place from the 4th to the 7th of July 2019. It’s happening for the first time in France, and more precisely, in the small town of Le Dorat in the Haute-Vienne. (87).
Contact presse :
Marie Galvaing, 06 81 62 51 26
Association pour le Mondial de Tonte de Moutons
Download the PDF here : 90-save the date-La ferme s’invite Poitiers ANGLAIS