This will be Hamish Pepper’s third Olympic Games having represented New Zealand twice before in Atlanta 1996 and in Athens 2004. Both previous appearances have been in the single-handed dinghy the Laser, and Pepper finished 10th in 1996 and 7th in 2004.
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Caroline Powell (nee Turner) was born in Lower Hutt in 1973, but for a long time Christchurch was home.
She moved to Scotland in 1992 to work in Clive Storey’s point-to-point yard and raced five times before “retiring”.
Shortly before his death in 1994, Arthur Porritt was musing on the irony of his life. Through his long life, Porritt achieved an enormous amount, yet he considered he was best remembered for something he did way back in 1924 in less than 11 seconds.