02:22
The Olympic and Commonwealth Games silver medallist died aged 70 today.

Legendary New Zealand middle distance runner and Auckland councillor Dick Quax dies

The Olympic and Commonwealth Games silver medallist died aged 70 today.

02:22
The Olympic and Commonwealth Games silver medallist died aged 70 today.

Legendary New Zealand middle distance runner and Auckland councillor Dick Quax dies

Close friend and fellow athlete Rod Dixon posted of Dick's death online, saying "my great friend and competitor passed away peacefully in New Zealand this morning".

04:12
Surfing will be at the 2020 Olympics, so Luke Darby is trying to get adaptive surfing there as well.

'You're hooked' - the Piha surfer trying to get his sport into the Paralympics

Surfing will be at the 2020 Olympics, so Luke Darby is trying to get adaptive surfing there as well.

01:46
Zoi Sadowski-Synnott and Nico Porteous aren't quite used to the new found fame.

NZ teenage Winter Olympics medallists shocked over 'big deal' made of their success

Zoi Sadowski-Synnott and Nico Porteous aren't quite used to the new found fame.

01:35
Zoi Sadowski Synnott, Nico Porteous and the rest of the team touched down this morning.

Watch: Rousing haka welcomes teenage Winter Olympics heroes at Auckland Airport after double-bronze medal success

Zoi Sadowski Synnott, Nico Porteous and the rest of the team touched down this morning.

Watch: NZ Winter Olympics team led by grinning Nico Porteous and Zoi Sadowski-Synnott farewells PyeongChang at closing ceremony

The Kiwi squad leave South Korea having finally ended the 26-year Winter Olympics medal drought.

02:39
The two Kiwi teens were smiling from ear-to-ear after their mammoth efforts on the slopes in PyeongChang.

'It felt crazy, way different than what I imagined' - Kiwi teens Zoi Sadowski-Synnott and Nico Porteous on receiving Olympic bronze medals

The two 16-year-old Olympians were smiling from ear-to-ear after their mammoth efforts on the slopes in PyeongChang.

Watch: Nico Porteous all smiles in PyeongChang medal ceremony after receiving men’s halfpipe bronze

The 16-year-old skier created history both as the first ever Kiwi male and youngest ever freestyle skier to win a Winter Olympics medal.

Watch: Beaming Zoi Sadowski-Synnott awarded bronze medal after historic Winter Olympics performance

The 16-year-old ended New Zealand's 26-year medal drought at the Winter Games with her run in the Ladies Big Air final.

02:23
Zoi's parents Sean Synnott and Robyn Sadowski were on hand to witness the 16-year-old leap into history.

Video: 'It was pretty crazy' - Kiwi Zoi Sadowski-Synnott still coming to terms with bronze medal at Winter Olympics

Zoi's parents Sean Synnott and Robyn Sadowski were on hand to witness the 16-year-old leap into history.

01:47
The 16-year-old couldn’t stop smiling after his third placing at the Winter Olympics in South Korea.

'I'm just so proud to be a New Zealander' - Nico Porteous on winning bronze in PyeongChang

The 16-year-old couldn’t stop smiling after his third placing at the Winter Olympics in South Korea.

Kiwi Winter Olympic hero Nico Porteous explains his decision not to perform high-flying manoeuvres in final ski run

The Kiwi bronze Olympic medallist opted not to put on a show in his last run while he was sitting in second place in PyeongChang.

01:41
Sadowski-Synnott, 16, said she couldn't believe she was standing next to some of her snowboarding idols on the podium in PyeongChang.

Video: 'It was pretty crazy' - Kiwi Zoi Sadowski-Synnott still coming to terms with bronze medal at Winter Olympics

Sadowski-Synnott, 16, said she couldn't believe she was standing next to some of her snowboarding idols on the podium in PyeongChang.

Kiwi teen Nico Porteous wins NZ's second bronze medal on sensational day at Winter Olympics

Porteous, 16, secured third place with fellow Kiwi Beau-James Wells finishing in fourth place at the men's freeski halfpipe final.

01:25
Mt Aspiring College principal Wayne Bosley said he and his students were immensely proud of Sadowski-Synnott's efforts in PyeongChang.

'She’s just such a lovely lovely person' - Winter Olympic medallist Zoi Sadowski-Synnott's school principal

Mt Aspiring College principal Wayne Bosley said he and his students were immensely proud of Sadowski-Synnott's efforts in PyeongChang.

Beau-James Wells, of New Zealand, jumps during the men's halfpipe final at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Photo Gallery: Amazing images from a huge day for Kiwis at the 2018 Winter Olympics

Zoi Sadowski-Synnott and Nico Porteous both claimed bronze medals today.

Watch Zoi Sadowski-Synnott's stunning jump that helped win NZ's first Winter Olympics medal in 26 years

The 16-year-old ended New Zealand's 26-year wait for a Winter Olympics medal with bronze in South Korea.

Watch gleeful NZ snowboarder Zoi Sadowski-Synnott throw her hands in the air after winning bronze medal at Winter Olympics

The 16-year-old couldn't stop smiling during the medal ceremony, breaking a 26-year medal drought for NZ in the Winter Olympics.

03:50
Stacey Wells will be in the stands to watch Byron and Beau-James compete in the men's ski halfpipe final.

Watch: Wells brothers' mother talks nerves, 'unfinished business' and sibling rivalry ahead of sons' shot at Winter Olympics glory

Stacey Wells will be in the stands to watch Byron and Beau-James compete in the men's ski halfpipe final.

Watch: NZ men's speed skating team come agonisingly close to gold medal race, have nothing left in the tank for bronze

The Kiwi trio almost caused a massive upset against South Korea but it left them out of breathe for a race against the Dutch.

Heartbreak for Kiwi snowboarder Carlos Garcia Knight - slips over in final run, misses medal chance at Winter Olympics

Knight led with a score of 78.60 after the first run but finished fifth overall at the PyeongChang.

Watch: Kiwi flag bearer Beau-James Wells receives rousing haka from Olympic teammates, led by his brother

The Winter Olympic team delighted their international competitors with the haka.

loading error

refresh