New Zealand at the 1928 Summer Olympics

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New Zealand at the Olympic Games

Flag of New Zealand
IOC code  NZL
NOC New Zealand Olympic Committee
Website www.olympic.org.nz
At the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam
Competitors 10 in 3 sports
Flag bearer Arthur Porritt
Medals
Rank: 24
Gold
1
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
1
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games

*with Australia as Australasia

Winter Games

New Zealand competed at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands with a team of 4 athletes, 4 swimmers and 2 boxers.

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Gold Ted Morgan Boxing Men's welterweight August 11

Results and competitors by event[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Men's Welterweight (– 66.7 kg)


Men's Light-Heavyweight (– 79.4 kg)

Swimming[edit]

Other sports[edit]

A New Zealand rowing eight was selected (including the future All Black Hubert McLean), but was unable to travel to the games because of lack of funds.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ron Palenski; Rod Chester; Neville McMillan (2005). The Encyclopaedia of New Zealand Rugby (4th ed.). Hodder Moa, Auckland. p. 138. ISBN 1 86971 026 6. 

External links[edit]