An Olympic gold medallist in the coxless four at Los Angeles in 1984. Trask was named in the New Zealand coxed four team for the 1980 Olympics, but never rowed at Moscow because of the American-led boycott. He won a world championship title in the New Zealand coxed four at Duisburg in 1983.
Joelle King, born in Cambridge in 1988, became one of the 'golden girls' of New Zealand sport after her heroics at the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games.
Melbourne will be Craig’s third Commonwealth Games after Kuala Lumpur and Manchester. He won a silver medal in the 50km walk at the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester. Craig has been the dominant race walker in New Zealand for many years and is the New Zealand record holder for the 20km, 30km and 50km disciplines.