New Zealand at the 1982 Commonwealth Games

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New Zealand
 at the Commonwealth Games

Flag of New Zealand
CGF code  NZL
CGA New Zealand Olympic Committee
Website olympic.org.nz
At the 1982 Commonwealth Games
in Brisbane, Australia
Competitors 113
Officials 43
Flag bearer Opening: Robin Tait
Closing:
Medals
Rank: 5th
Gold
5
Silver
8
Bronze
13
Total
26
Commonwealth Games history (summary)
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British Commonwealth Games
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New Zealand (abbreviated NZL) sent a team of 113 competitors and 43 officials to the 1982 Commonwealth Games, which were held in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. The flagbearer at the opening ceremony was Robin Tait.

New Zealand has competed in every games, starting with the first British Empire Games in 1930 at Hamilton, Ontario. Selection is the responsibility of the New Zealand Olympic Committee.

Medals[edit]

Gold Silver Bronze Total
Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand 5 8 13 26


New Zealand was fifth in the medal table in 1982.

Gold[edit]

Archery:

Gold medal icon.svg Neroli Fairhall — Women's FITA Double

Athletics:

Gold medal icon.svg Anne Audain — Women's 3000 m
Gold medal icon.svg Mike O'Rourke — Men's Javelin Throw

Cycling:

Gold medal icon.svg Craig Adair — Men's 1 km Time Trial

Shooting:

Gold medal icon.svg John Woolley — Men's Skeet

Silver[edit]

Athletics:

Silver medal icon.svg John Walker — Men's 1500 m

Cycling:

Silver medal icon.svg Clem Captein, Brian Fowler, Graeme Miller and Murray Steele — Men's 4000 m Team Pursuit
Silver medal icon.svg Michael McRedmond— Men's Sprint

Lawn Bowls:

Silver medal icon.svg Rowan Brassey, Morgan Moffat, Danny O'Connor and Jim Scott — Men's Fours
Silver medal icon.svg Pearl Dymond, Joyce Osborne, and Jennie Simpson — Women's Triples

Shooting:

Silver medal icon.svg Rex Hamilton and Barrie Wickens — Men's Free Pistol Pairs

Wrestling:

Silver medal icon.svg Ken Reinsfield — Men's 74 kg
Silver medal icon.svg Steven Reinsfield — Men's Light Heavyweight

Bronze[edit]

Athletics:

Bronze medal icon.svg Lorraine Moller — Women's 1500 m
Bronze medal icon.svg Lorraine Moller — Women's 3000 m
Bronze medal icon.svg Stephen Walsh — Men's Long Jump

Badminton:

Bronze medal icon.svg Robin Denton and Steve Wilson — Mixed Doubles

Boxing:

Bronze medal icon.svg Kevin Barry — Light Heavyweight 75–81 kg

Cycling:

Bronze medal icon.svg Stephen Cox, Blair Stockwell and Jack Swart — Men's Team Time Trial
Bronze medal icon.svg Murray Steele— Men's Sprint
Bronze medal icon.svg Roger Sumich— Men's Road Race

Diving:

Bronze medal icon.svg Mark Graham — Men's 1 m Springboard

Lawn Bowls:

Bronze medal icon.svg Peter Belliss — Men's Singles

Swimming:

Bronze medal icon.svg Pamela Croad, Kim Dewar, Melanie Jones and Gail Jonson — Women's 4 x 100 m Freestyle Relay

Wrestling:

Bronze medal icon.svg Chris Maddock — Men's 57 kg
Bronze medal icon.svg Nigel Sargent — Men's 90 kg


New Zealand Team[edit]

See also[edit]

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