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New Zealand Athletics at the 2008 Beijing Summer Games

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Host City: Beijing, China
Date Started: August 15, 2008
Date Finished: August 23, 2008

Events for New Zealand: 9
Participants for New Zealand: 10 (4 men and 6 women)
Youngest Participant for New Zealand: Valerie Adams-Vili (23 years, 315 days)
Oldest Participant for New Zealand: Liza Hunter-Galvan (39 years, 54 days)
Most Medals for New Zealand (Athlete): Valerie Adams-Vili and Nick Willis (1 medal)

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Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
James Dolphin 25 Men's 200 metres 6 h8 r1/4

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Nick Willis 25 Men's 1,500 metres 2 Silver

Men's 5,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Adrian Blincoe 28 Men's 5,000 metres 7 h2 r1/2

Men's Javelin Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Stuart Farquhar 26 Men's Javelin Throw 20 QR

Women's 10,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kim Smith 26 Women's 10,000 metres 9

Women's Marathon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Nina Rillstone 33 Women's Marathon 16
Liza Hunter-Galvan 39 Women's Marathon 35

Women's Shot Put

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Valerie Adams-Vili 23 Women's Shot Put 1 Gold

Women's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Beatrice Faumuina 33 Women's Discus Throw 28 QR

Women's Heptathlon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Rebecca Wardell 30 Women's Heptathlon 22

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