Video: Winter Olympic heroes Zoi Sadowski-Synnott and Nico Porteous welcomed to school by passionate haka, followed by parade through Wanaka




Winter Olympic bronze medallists Zoi Sadowski-Synott and Nico Porteous were welcomed by a powerful haka performed by Mt Aspiring College students as they entered the school hall this morning.

Mt Aspiring College performed a powerful haka as the bronze medallists entered the school hall.
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The two teen stars were also given a hero's welcome by family and friends in Wanaka, who threw on a street parade for their efforts in the snow last week.

The Wanaka locals put on a parade for the NZ teens after their achievements in PyeongChang.
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Sadowski-Synott, 16, won bronze at the PyeongChang Olympics in the snowboarding big air, breaking New Zealand’s 26-year drought.

Two hours after her event Porteous, 16, won bronze in the men's freeski halfpipe.

Kiwi athletes Zoi Sadowski-Synnott and Nico Porteous are still buzzing over their historic bronze medals.
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Zoi Sadowski-Synnott and Nico Porteous aren't quite used to the new found fame.
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Zoi Sadowski Synnott, Nico Porteous and the rest of the team touched down this morning.
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