Most sheep shorn in
24 Hours


In a 24-hour shearing marathon, New Zealand's Alan MacDonald and Keith Wilson machine-sheared 2,220 sheep at Warkworth, Auckland Province, New Zealand. The "Shearathon" commenced at 1 pm on 25 June 1988 and concluded at 1 pm on 26 June 1988. 
Their efforts raised more than $10,000 (NZ) for the Home and Neighbourhood Trust.