New Zealand at the 1932 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 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles
Competitors 21 in 4 sports
Flag bearer John Macdonald (rower)
Medals
Rank: 22
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
0
Total
1
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games

*with Australia as Australasia

Winter Games
The New Zealand rowing team at the 1932 Summer Olympics

New Zealand competed at the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, United States. The team of 21 was New Zealand's largest to date and comprised 11 rowers, 6 athletes, 3 boxers and 1 cyclist. The officials were: Manager, P N Rundle; Boxing and Athletic coach, W J Heenan; Rowing coach C A Healey.

An innovation was the daily one-hour radio report on the Olympics for New Zealand and Australia by the film actress from New Zealand, Nola Luxford.

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Silver Cyril Stiles
Fred Thompson
Rowing Men's coxless pair August 13

Results and competitors by event[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Rowing[edit]

References[edit]