R2Kast 207 - Una Cameron on a life of shearing and world record attempt in her 50s!

R2Kast - People in Food and Farming/All In

27-05-2024 • 1 hr 2 mins

Shearing, shearing and a world record attempt in shearing!


Sometimes you meet people that do a lot of things and sometimes you meet people that have dedicated their whole life to one thing.


Today’s guests has broken barriers her whole way through life! To this day she is the only woman to have made the coveted Top 30 at the Golden Shears in New Zealand, she spent 8 years on trailers at the start of her career before ever shearing with a woman and is now going for a big one!!


Una Cameron, under the tutelage of Matt Smith is aiming to break the female 9 hour strong wool world record of 458 held by Sacha Bond however Una is after 1000!


She speaks about nutrition, training and all else that has to go into this!


Oh…and did I mention she’s doing this at 51!


Great chat with an amazing woman!


Enjoy!


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