Jason Wynyard, Kiwi Wood Chopping Icon, Dies at 49 After Battle with Cancer

By | October 4, 2023



Death – Obituary News : Jason Wynyard, a well-known wood chopping icon from New Zealand, has passed away at the age of 49 due to an aggressive form of cancer. In a separate incident, a woman died suddenly on Erith Road in Belvedere.

Jason Wynyard, the beloved Kiwi wood chopping icon, has tragically passed away at the age of 49 after a brave battle with an aggressive form of cancer. The news of his untimely death has sent shockwaves through the wood chopping community and beyond, leaving a void that will be difficult to fill.

Wynyard, born and raised in New Zealand, dedicated his life to the sport of wood chopping and became a true legend in his field. Known for his exceptional strength, skill, and determination, he dominated the wood chopping circuit for decades, earning numerous accolades and becoming a role model for aspiring wood choppers around the world.


Throughout his illustrious career, Wynyard set numerous records and achieved remarkable feats. He was a multiple-time champion at the prestigious Sydney Royal Easter Show and held the title of World Champion Wood Chopper an impressive eight times. His unmatched talent and unwavering passion for the sport earned him the respect and admiration of his peers, making him an iconic figure in the wood chopping community.

Beyond his sporting achievements, Wynyard will be remembered for his humility and kind-hearted nature. He was known to be a mentor to young wood choppers, always willing to share his expertise and offer guidance. His legacy will live on through the countless lives he touched and inspired throughout his career.

The news of Wynyard’s death has left his family, friends, and fans devastated. Tributes have poured in from all corners of the globe, with many expressing their gratitude for his contributions to the sport and the indelible mark he left on the wood chopping world.

Although he is no longer with us, Jason Wynyard’s legacy will continue to inspire future generations of wood choppers to push their limits and strive for greatness. His unparalleled talent, remarkable achievements, and humble demeanor will forever be etched in the annals of wood chopping history. As the wood chopping community mourns the loss of a true icon, they will undoubtedly find solace in the memories and impact that Jason Wynyard leaves behind..


@LeeGolden6 said Kiwi wood chopping icon Jason Wynyard has died aged 49 after succumbing to an aggressive form of cancer. i.stuff.co.nz/sport/other-sp… Woman dies suddenly in Erith Road Belvedere newsshopper.co.uk/news/23831937.… #StoptheShots #DiedSuddenly