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New Zealand Athletics

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Sports:

Games: 22 summer games in 18 countries
Events: 44

Participants: 141 (94 men and 47 women)
Youngest Participant: Beverly Weigel (16 years, 104 days), 1956 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Jack Foster (44 years, 70 days), 1976 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): Peter Snell and Valerie Adams-Vili (3 medals)

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44 Events

Rk Event Participants Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 Men's 100 metres 7 1 1 Arthur Porritt (1 medal)
2 Men's 200 metres 12
3 Men's 400 metres 2
4 Men's 800 metres 9 2 2 Peter Snell (2 medals)
5 Men's 1,500 metres 16 3 1 3 7 Nick Willis (2 medals)
6 Men's 5,000 metres 17 1 1 2 Murray Halberg and Dick Quax (1 medal)
7 Men's 10,000 metres 12
8 Men's Marathon 17 2 2 Barry Magee and Mike Ryan (1 medal)
9 Men's 110 metres Hurdles 2
10 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 2 1 1 John Holland (1 medal)
11 Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase 3
12 Men's 20 kilometres Walk 3
13 Men's 50 kilometres Walk 3 1 1 Norman Read (1 medal)
14 Men's High Jump 1
15 Men's Pole Vault 1
16 Men's Long Jump 2
17 Men's Triple Jump 2
18 Men's Shot Put 3 1 1 Tom Walsh (1 medal)
19 Men's Discus Throw 3
20 Men's Hammer Throw 1
21 Men's Javelin Throw 4
22 Men's Decathlon 3
23 Women's 100 metres 8
24 Women's 200 metres 3
25 Women's 400 metres 1
26 Women's 800 metres 6 1 1 Marise Chamberlain (1 medal)
27 Women's 1,500 metres 5
28 Women's 3,000 metres 2
29 Women's 5,000 metres 4
30 Women's 10,000 metres 5
31 Women's Marathon 7 1 1 Lorraine Moller (1 medal)
32 Women's 80 metres Hurdles 2
33 Women's 100 metres Hurdles 1
34 Women's 400 metres Hurdles 1
35 Women's 10 kilometres Walk 1
36 Women's 20 kilometres Walk 1
37 Women's High Jump 1
38 Women's Pole Vault 2 1 1 Eliza McCartney (1 medal)
39 Women's Long Jump 3 1 1 Yvette Williams (1 medal)
40 Women's Shot Put 3 2 1 3 Valerie Adams-Vili (3 medals)
41 Women's Discus Throw 4
42 Women's Hammer Throw 1
43 Women's Javelin Throw 1
44 Women's Heptathlon 3