these are the winners. You'll notice not a sword in sight.
They are Waitane Club members and are not fencing contractors
I think they are dairy farmers.
This upside downness is why I could/would never build a fence,
that and I don't know how.
And kneeling - not my thing at all.
and fiddling around with wire
and having to use upper body strength
and I would get crazy about perfect spacing of the wires or the gate not hanging evenly and you have two hours to get the fence done according to the instructions given so it's not like you just rock up and wack a fence up.
That's what you do on your own farm when it only has to keep stock in.
This was a Otago/Southland Region competition organised by MoffDog
(that might actually be spelt MoffDawg, will have to check)
I would post a photo of him but quite frankly his shorts are too short and have holes in them.
At the end everyone (one girl, yay Rebecca! rest are lads) stands around and has a beer.