Story: Olympic and Commonwealth games

Peter Burling and Blair Tuke

Colour photograph of two men sitting on the side of a boat with a blue sail with red stars on it.

Peter Burling (right) and Blair Tuke compete in a race in the men’s skiff 49er class at the Tokyo Olympics in July 2021. They eventually won silver, their third Olympic medal in this event.

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Joseph Romanos, 'Olympic and Commonwealth games - The early 21st century at the Olympics', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/47624/peter-burling-and-blair-tuke (accessed 6 July 2022)

Story by Joseph Romanos, published 5 Sep 2013, reviewed & revised 16 Sep 2016