The second stop on the TeenAg competition calendar was the Wai/Bop event. Several farmers of the future were on display in Hamilton for the TeenAg Regional Final. In first place was The Udder 2, James Robertson and Daniel Reymer from Hamilton Boys High followed by the home team SPC Red, James Ingham and Sam Rush from St Pauls Collegiate. And, in third place was Forest Girls, Rachel Durie and Caitlin Bridson from Forest View High School.
The Northern TeenAg Competition was the first event to get the TAG Competition season underway. Some keen farmers of the future were on display at the Barge Park Showgrounds and it was a clean sweep for the Kamo High School competitors as they took out the top three spots. Team Why Not’s (Brendon Frost and Antony Clarke) were first followed by the Kam Boys (Andrew Martin and Ethan Carter). Third place went to the Mozzhawks (Aidan Hawker and Sam Moscrip).
Teenagers from all walks of life, from all over New Zealand, are being encouraged to enter the nationwide TeenAg Competition as it enters its third year. Nearly 300 students competed at Regional Finals throughout New Zealand in 2012 and the Competition is shaping up to be even bigger and better in 2013.