Published Monday 06 August 2012

Valerie Adams has been added to the start list of the Olympic shot put competition tomorrow after an administrative error saw her name missed from the initial line up.

The matter was dealt with swiftly and has been fully resolved. The IAAF have confirmed her name is on the list.

The New Zealand Olympic Team is taking the situation extremely seriously. Right now the team is focused on competition however is committed to finding out exactly what occurred.

Adams is aware of the matter. She is focussed on competition tomorrow and is ready to go.