New Zealand at the 1994 Commonwealth Games

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New Zealand at the
1994 Commonwealth Games
Flag of New Zealand.svg
CGF code NZL
CGA New Zealand Olympic Committee
in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Competitors 134
Flag bearer Opening: Brian Fowler
Closing: Stephen Petterson
Ranked 8thth
Gold Silver Bronze Total
5 16 20 41
Officials 57
Commonwealth Games appearances (overview)
British Empire Games
British Empire and Commonwealth Games
British Commonwealth Games
Commonwealth Games

New Zealand (abbreviated NZL) sent a team of 134 competitors and 57 officials to the 1994 Commonwealth Games, which were held in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. The flagbearer at the opening ceremony was Brian Fowler, and at the closing ceremony was Stephen Petterson.

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.


Gold Silver Bronze Total
Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand 5 16 20 41

New Zealand was eighth in the medal table in 1994.



1st, gold medalist(s) Mark Rendell — Men's Road Race

Lawn Bowls:

1st, gold medalist(s) Katie Portas — Women's Singles Visually Impaired


1st, gold medalist(s) Lindsay Arthur and Stephen Petterson — Men's 50m Rifle Prone (Pairs)
1st, gold medalist(s) Stephen Petterson — Men's 50m Rifle Prone


1st, gold medalist(s) Danyon Loader — Men's 200m Butterfly



2nd, silver medalist(s) Beatrice Faumuina — Women's Discus
2nd, silver medalist(s) Kirsten Hellier — Women's Javelin
2nd, silver medalist(s) Courtney Ireland — Men's Shot put


2nd, silver medalist(s) Brian Fowler — Men's Road Race
2nd, silver medalist(s) Glen McLeay — Men's 10 Mile Scratch Race
2nd, silver medalist(s) Jacqui Nelson — Women's Points Race
2nd, silver medalist(s) Sarah Ulmer — Women's 3000m Individual Pursuit


2nd, silver medalist(s) Gerd Barkman and Jocelyn Lees — Women's 10m Air Pistol (Pairs)
2nd, silver medalist(s) Geoffrey Jukes and Brian Thomson — Open Skeet (Pairs)
2nd, silver medalist(s) Julian Lawton and Greg Yelavich — Men's Free Pistol (Pairs)
2nd, silver medalist(s) Geoffrey Smith — Fullbore Rifle Queen's Prize Open


2nd, silver medalist(s) Trent Bray — Men's 200m Freestyle
2nd, silver medalist(s) Trent Bray, Danyon Loader, John Steel and Nick Tongue — Men's 4x100m Freestyle Relay
2nd, silver medalist(s) Trent Bray, Guy Callaghan, Danyon Loader and John Steel — Men's 4x200m Freestyle Relay
2nd, silver medalist(s) Danyon Loader — Men's 400m Freestyle
2nd, silver medalist(s) Anna Simcic — Women's 200m Backstroke



3rd, bronze medalist(s) Gavin Lovegrove — Men's Javelin Throw
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Ben Lucas — Men's Marathon Wheelchair
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Scott Nelson — Men's 30km Road Walk


3rd, bronze medalist(s) Nick Hall — Men's Singles
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Rhona Robertson — Women's Singles

Lawn Bowls:

3rd, bronze medalist(s) Peter Belliss, Rowan Brassey, Stewart Buttar and Bruce McNish — Men's Fours
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Marlene Castle, Colleen Ferrick, Adrienne Lambert and Ann Muir — Women's Fours
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Craig Nolan — Men's Singles Visually Impaired


3rd, bronze medalist(s) Kalolo Fiaui — Men's 57-60kg (Lightweight)[1]
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Trevor Shailer — Men's 60-64kg (Light-Welterweight)


3rd, bronze medalist(s) Brendon Cameron, Julian Dean, Glen Thomson and Lee Vertongen — Men's 4000m Team Pursuit
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Brian Fowler, Paul Leitch, Tim Pawson and Mark Rendell — Men's Team Time Trial
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Jacqui Nelson — Women's 3000m Individual Pursuit
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Donna Wynd — Women's Sprint

Gymnastics - Artistic:

3rd, bronze medalist(s) Sarah Thompson — Women's Uneven Bars


3rd, bronze medalist(s) Paul Carmine — Men's 10m Running Target
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Greg Yelavich — Men's 10m Air Pistol
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Greg Yelavich — Men's 25m Centre Fire Pistol


3rd, bronze medalist(s) Danyon Loader — Men's 200m Freestyle
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Sean Tretheway — Men's 100m Freestyle

New Zealand Team[edit]


See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Former champ accused of escape attempt". 17 April 2012. Retrieved 17 April 2012. Fiaui is far from his medal winning days - he won a bronze medal for New Zealand at the 1994 Commonwealth Games in Canada 

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