Golden Kiwis

A book coming out in 2016. The inspirational stories behind every Olympic gold medal won by Kiwis! http://readingwarrior.com/sportsbooks/golden-kiwis/ #BetheInspiration #RoadtoRio
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Yvette Williams (1952) was the first New Zealand woman to win an Olympic gold medal. Yvette is one of New Zealand’s greatest athletes. She also won four Empire Games golds, a silver medal in the javelin, was a New Zealand basketball rep and is a member of the New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame. #BetheInspiration #RoadtoRio

Yvette Williams (1952) was the first New Zealand woman to win an Olympic gold medal. Yvette is one of New Zealand’s greatest athletes. She also won four Empire Games golds, a silver medal in the javelin, was a New Zealand basketball rep and is a member of the New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame. #BetheInspiration #RoadtoRio

Sir John Walker was the first person to run a sub 3.50 mile in Göteborg, Sweden 1975. Love the power of the black singlet! #BeTheInspiration #Onthisday #TheBlackSinglet

Sir John Walker was the first person to run a sub 3.50 mile in Göteborg, Sweden 1975. Love the power of the black singlet! #BeTheInspiration #Onthisday #TheBlackSinglet

Welterweight boxer, Ted Morgan was the first person to win an Olympic gold medal representing New Zealand. Malcolm Champion (1912) was the first Kiwi to win a gold medal but he did it representing Australasia. Ted won gold at the 1928 Olympics. #BetheInspiration #RoadtoRio

Welterweight boxer, Ted Morgan was the first person to win an Olympic gold medal representing New Zealand. Malcolm Champion (1912) was the first Kiwi to win a gold medal but he did it representing Australasia. Ted won gold at the 1928 Olympics. #BetheInspiration #RoadtoRio

To the one who endures, the final victory comes -Rob Waddell #Endurance #BeTheInspiration https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FXsMI7fQhUQ

To the one who endures, the final victory comes -Rob Waddell #Endurance #BeTheInspiration https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FXsMI7fQhUQ

Barbara Kendall #BetheInspiration

Barbara Kendall #BetheInspiration

Lisa Carrington - first Maori in history to win an Olympic gold medal. Lisa's iwi are Ngati Porou and Te Aitanga a Mahaki.  #BetheInspiration #RoadtoRio

Lisa Carrington - first Maori in history to win an Olympic gold medal. Lisa's iwi are Ngati Porou and Te Aitanga a Mahaki. #BetheInspiration #RoadtoRio

Jack Lovelock (1936) was the first Kiwi to win an Olympic gold medal in a running event. "Success is glorious only when nobly achieved," he said.#BetheInspiration #RoadtoRio

Jack Lovelock (1936) was the first Kiwi to win an Olympic gold medal in a running event. "Success is glorious only when nobly achieved," he said.#BetheInspiration #RoadtoRio

Swimmer Malcolm Champion was the first New Zealander to win an Olympic gold medal. Malcolm won gold in the 4 x 200m relay at the 1912 Olympics #BetheInspiration #RoadtoRio

Swimmer Malcolm Champion was the first New Zealander to win an Olympic gold medal. Malcolm won gold in the 4 x 200m relay at the 1912 Olympics #BetheInspiration #RoadtoRio

Take a look inside the book here: http://www.book2look.com/book/387CHC69ed

Take a look inside the book here: http://www.book2look.com/book/387CHC69ed

Valerie Adams is one of the most dominant athletes in Olympic history. #BetheInspiration #RoadtoRio

Valerie Adams is one of the most dominant athletes in Olympic history. #BetheInspiration #RoadtoRio

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