New Zealand at the 2000 Summer Olympics

New Zealand competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. The New Zealand Olympic Committee was represented by 151 athletes and 100 officials at these Summer Olympics.

New Zealand at the
2000 Summer Olympics
Flag of New Zealand.svg
IOC codeNZL
NOCNew Zealand Olympic Committee
Websitewww.olympic.org.nz
in Sydney
Competitors151
Flag bearer Blyth Tait
Medals
Ranked 46th
Gold
1
Silver
0
Bronze
3
Total
4
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Australasia (1908 · 1912)

MedalistsEdit

ArcheryEdit

Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final Rank
Points Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Peter Ebden Men's individual 607 48   Tsyrempilov (RUS)
L 147–168
Did not advance 58
Ken Uprichard Men's individual 596 56   Needham (GBR)
L 155–160
Did not advance 48

AthleticsEdit

Key
  • Note – Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event

Track and roadEdit

Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Michael Aish Men's 10,000 m 29:31.83 17 N/A Did not advance
Craig Barrett Men's 50 km walk N/A 3:55:53 18
Toni Hodgkinson Women's 800 m 1:59.37 4 q 1:59.84 6 Did not advance
Women's 1500 m 4:12.59 9 Did not advance

FieldEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Chantal Brunner Women's long jump 6.42 22 Did not advance
Beatrice Faumuina Women's discus throw 61.33 9 q 58.69 12
Glenn Howard Men's igh jump 2.15 27 Did not advance
Tasha Williams Women's hammer throw 61.18 17 Did not advance
Ian Winchester Men's discus throw 58.64 31 Did not advance

BasketballEdit

Men'sEdit

  • Preliminary round
  • Lost to France (50–76)
  • Lost to China (60–75)
  • Lost to Italy (66–78)
  • Lost to United States (56–102)
  • Lost to Lithuania (75–85)
  • Classification match
  • 11th-12th place: Defeated Angola (70–60) → 11th place
  • Team roster

Women'sEdit

  • Preliminary round
  • Lost to Poland (52–72)
  • Lost to Korea (62–101)
  • Lost to Cuba (55–74)
  • Lost to United States (42–93)
  • Lost to Russia (54–92)
  • Classification match
  • 11th-12th place: Defeated Senegal (72–69) → 11th place
  • Team roster

BoxingEdit

Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Angus Shelford Men's super heavyweight   Mazikin (UKR)
L 5–19
Did not advance =9

CyclingEdit

Mountain bikeEdit

Athlete Event Time Rank
Kashi Leuchs Men's cross-country 2:16:37.57 17
Susy Pryde Women's cross-country DNF

RoadEdit

Men
Athlete Event Time Rank
Christopher Jenner Road race 5:30:46 47
Julian Dean 5:30:46 61
Scott Guyton 5:43:21 85
Glen Mitchell DNF
Women
Athlete Event Time Rank
Jacinta Coleman Road race 3:06:31 18
Rosalind Reekie-May 3:10:34 36
Susy Pryde DNF

TrackEdit

Time trial
Athlete Event Time Rank
Matt Sinton Men's time trial 1:05.706 11
Fiona Ramage Women's time trial 36.536 16
Sprint
Athlete Event Qualifying 1/16 finals 1/16 repechage 1/8 finals 1/8 repechage Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM / Pl.
Time Rank Opposition
Time
Opposition
Time
Opposition
Time
Opposition
Time
Opposition
Time
Opposition
Time
Opposition
Time
Rank
Anthony Peden Men's sprint 10.649 15 Q DNS Did not advance
Fiona Ramage Women's sprint 11.803 11 N/A   Grichina (RUS)
L
  Lindenmuth (USA)
  Freitag (GER)
L
Did not advance Classification 9-12
  Freitag (GER)
  Kasslin (FIN)
  Freitag (CHN)
L 2
10
Keirin
Athlete Event First round Repechage Second round Final
Rank Rank Rank Rank
Anthony Peden Men's keirin DNF 3 Did not advance
Matt Sinton 5 4 Did not advance
Points race
Athlete Event Points Rank
Glen Thomson Men's points race 6 7
Sarah Ulmer Women's points race 9 8
Pursuit
Athlete Event Qualifying Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Time Rank Opposition
Time
Rank Opposition
Time
Rank Opposition
Time
Rank
Gary Anderson Men's individual 4:32.304 14 N/A Did not advance
Tim Carswell
Lee Vertongen
Gary Anderson
Greg Henderson
Men's team pursuit 4:08.463 6   France (FRA)
L 4:06.495
6 Did not advance
Sarah Ulmer Women's individual 3:36.764 4 N/A   Zijlaard (NED)
Overtaken L
4   McGregor (GBR)
3:38.930 L
4

EquestrianEdit

DressageEdit

Athlete Horse Event Round 1 Round 2 After 2 rounds Round 3 Total score Rank
Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank
Kallista Field Waikare Individual 66.44 21 Q 68.04 18 134.48 18 Did not advance

EventingEdit

Rider Horse Event Dressage Cross-country Jumping Overall
Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank
Blyth Tait Welton Envoy Individual 40.80 7 DNF Retired
Mark Todd Eyespy II Individual 39.00 4 0.00 =1 3.00 6 42.00  
Vaughn Jefferis
Paul O'Brien
Blyth Tait
Mark Todd
Bounce
Enzed
Ready Teddy
Diamond Hall Re
Team 40.60
51.00
52.00
58.60
5 0.00
59.60
0.00
0.00
1 Withdrawn
Withdrawn
Eliminated
7.00
8 2065.60 8

JumpingEdit

Athlete Horse Event Qualifying Final Total Rank
Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total points Rank Round 1 Rank Round 2 Rank
Peter Breakwell Leonson Individual 20.75 12.00 16.00 48.75 55 Did not advance
Bruce Goodin Lenaro Individual 0.50 8.00 12.00 20.50 20 Q 16.00 =33 Did not advance

Field hockeyEdit

Women's team competitionEdit

  • Preliminary round (Pool B)
  • Medal pool
  • Team roster

JudoEdit

Men
Athlete Event First round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Repechage 3 Repechage 4 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Brendon Crooks –60 kg   Ismayilov (AZE)
L 0001–1012
Did not advance
Timothy Slyfield –81 kg   Omagbaluwaje (NGR)
W 1000–0020
  Tölgyesi (HUN)
L 0010–0011
Did not advance
Daniel Gowing –100 kg Bye   López (VEN)
W 1101–0000
  Inoue (JPN)
L 0000–1000
Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event First round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Repechage 3 Repechage 4 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Brendon Crooks +78 kg N/A   Riley (PAN)
W
  Yuan (CHN)
L
Did not advance Bye   Marques (BRA)
L
Did not advance

RowingEdit

New Zealand qualified three boats for the 2000 Summer Olympics: men's single sculls,[1] men's coxless four,[2] and women's single sculls.[3]

Men
Athlete Event Heats Repechage Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Rob Waddell Single sculls 6:54.20 1 SA/B Bye 6:58.01 1 FA 6:48.90  
Scott Brownlee
Toni Dunlop
Rob Hellstrom
Dave Schaper
Four 6:13.60 2 SA/B Bye 6:05.33 3 FA 6:09.13 6
Women
Athlete Event Heats Repechage Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Sonia Waddell Single sculls 7:40.18 1 SA/B Bye 7:35.24 3 FA 7:43.71 6

Qualification legend: FA=Final A (medal); SA/B=Semifinals A/B

SailingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Race Net points Rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Aaron McIntosh Mistral 37
OCS
9 4 10 9 3 1 5 12 3 4 48  
Clifton Webb Finn 15 9 15 10 2 11 16 4 16 18 26
OCS
109 16
Simon Cooke
Peter Nicholas
470 6 15 9 12 10 12 15 3 3 13 8 76 7
Women
Athlete Event Race Net points Rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Barbara Kendall Mistral 2 3 2 3 7 1 3 1 5 1 3 19  
Sarah Macky Europe 12 1 14 16 12 11 5 15 6 3 15 79 9
Melinda Henshaw
Jenny Egnot
470 13 3 6 1 7 10 6 19 20
OCS
16 10 72 11
Open
Fleet racing
Athlete Event Race Net points Rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
Peter Fox Laser 14 19 13 44
OCS
22 20 7 18 23 8 24 N/A 144 21
Chris Dickson
Glen Sowry
Tornado 5 2 7 15 10 1 5 7 12 3 6 N/A 46 5
Gavin Brady
Jamie Gale
Star 16 1 5 9 5 15 6 5 2 16 9 N/A 57 9
Daniel Slater
Nathan Handley
49er 14 9 18
OCS
5 12 7 5 12 4 2 3 8 2 7 13 10 99 8
Mixed racing
Athlete Event Fleet racing Match racing
Race Points Rank Round robin Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
1 2 3 4 5 6 Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Don Cowie
Rod Davis
Alan Smith
Soling 3 3 10 2 7 3 18 4 Q Bye   DEN
L
  GER
L
  NED
L
  NOR
W
  RUS
W
5 Did not advance

ShootingEdit

New Zealand was represented in shooting with five men and two women.[4]

Men
Athlete Event Qualification Final Total
Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank
Victor Shaw Trap 102 38 Did not advance
Brant Woodward 105 37 Did not advance
Des Coe Double trap 118 25 Did not advance
Geoffrey Jukes Skeet 120 19 Did not advance
Brian Thomson 11 47 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Qualification Final Total
Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank
Tania Corrigan 10 m air pistol 366 39 Did not advance
25 m pistol 563 37 Did not advance
Teresa Borrell 10 m trap 58 15 Did not advance

SoftballEdit

Women's team competitionEdit

  • Preliminary round robin
  • Lost to Australia (2:3)
  • Defeated Canada (3:2)
  • Lost to PR China (0:10)
  • Defeated Cuba (6:2)
  • Lost to Italy (0:1)
  • Lost to United States (0:2)
  • Lost to Japan (1:2)
  • Semifinals
  • Did not advance → Sixth place
  • Team roster

SwimmingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Jonathan Duncan 200 m freestyle 1:53.27 32 Did not advance
400 m freestyle 3:58.52 29 N/A Did not advance
1500 m freestyle 16:03.41 37 N/A Did not advance
Steven Ferguson 100 m breaststroke 1:03.06 27 Did not advance
200 m breaststroke 2:19.31 31 Did not advance
Dean Kent 200 m individual medley 2:04.07 23 Did not advance
400 m individual medley 2:01.53 16 N/A Did not advance
Scott Talbot-Cameron 100 m backstroke 57.86 37 Did not advance
200 m backstroke 4:21.81 22 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Helen Norfolk 200 m backstroke 2:16.22 20 Did not advance
200 m individual medley 2:18.90 20 Did not advance
400 m individual medley 4:46.42 NR 13 N/A Did not advance
Vivienne Rignall 50 m freestyle 25.52 NR =7 Q 25.61 =9 Did not advance
Monique Robins 100 m freestyle 57.85 33 Did not advance
100 m backstroke 1:04.52 26 Did not advance
Elizabeth Van Welie 200 m butterfly 2:11.62 NR 16 Q 2:11.68 15 Did not advance

TriathlonEdit

New Zealand's heavily touted triathletes were unable to perform up to expectations in the inaugural Olympic triathlon.[citation needed] In particular, Hamish Carter, who had been considered likely to win the event, placed twenty-sixth.

Athlete Event Swim (1.5 km) Trans 1 Bike (40 km) Trans 2 Run (10 km) Total Time Rank
Ben Bright Men's 17:51.60 23.39 58:49.90 21.90 34:50.47 1:52:17.26 38
Hamish Carter 17:24.19 24.00 59:16.30 20.80 33:31.88 1:50:57.17 26
Craig Watson 17:41.99 23.10 58:58.40 20.10 32:38.26 1:50:01.85 16
Evelyn Williamson Women's 20:01.88 26.20 1:06:38.40 23.40 38:08.42 2:05:38.30 22

WeightliftingEdit

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
1 2 3 1 2 3
Nigel Avery Men's + 105 kg 162.5 167.5 172.5 200.0 205.0 210.0 382.5 17
Olivia Baker Women's + 75 kg 100.0 105.0 105.0 125.0 130.0 130.0 235.0 8

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "(M1x) Men's Single Sculls – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 9 September 2016.
  2. ^ "(M4-) Men's Four – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 9 September 2016.
  3. ^ "(W1x) Women's Single Sculls – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 9 September 2016.
  4. ^ Official Report of the XXVII Olympiad – Shooting (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 11 September 2008. Retrieved 16 August 2016.