Hilux NZ Rural Games showcase 'Sports that built the Nation'
Sports Inc. travelled to Palmerton North to produce content for the 3rd edition of the popular Hilux New Zealand Rural Games. The two-day celebration of 'sports that built the nation' featured New Zealand and trans-Tasman championships for traditional sports including speed shearing and speed fencing against the clock, sheep dog trials, head-to-head wood chopping battles and the giant kilted warriors of the gut-busting Highland Games 'heavy' events.
Content was provided to free-to-air news networks during the Games plus Sports Inc. produced a one-hour highlights package that apperared on TVNZ:1 and TVNZ:DUKE following the event. Over 150,000 viewers (AP 5+) tuned in to the episode.