Championing the best of rural sports


Rural New Zealanders have always been competitive, and they’ve turned everyday farm jobs like shearing and fencing into highly competitive sports, as well as providing some of the country’s top athletes in more traditional sports. The Norwood NZ Rural Sports Awards honour the best of our rural athletes, and now is the time for rural… View Article

Finalists announced for New Zealand’s premier celebration of rural sports


The finalists have been decided for the Norwood NZ Rural Sports Awards for 2019 on Friday 8 March in Palmerston North. The finalists are leaders in both traditional rural sports like shearing, fencing, wool handling and dog trials, and newer sports like gumboot throwing, cowboy action shooting and tree climbing. “The range of rural sports… View Article