New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame Inductees

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Bill Skelton (1931 - )

The names of the Skelton brothers Bob and Bill are synonymous with horseracing in New Zealand.

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Bob Skelton (1934 - )

During a career crammed with honours, Bob Skelton rode 2129 winners. His first two-mile winner was Lancaster in the 1954 Great Autumn Handicap and 30 years later, he was still among the leading jockeys.

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Kevin Skinner (1927 - )

Skinner was one of the great All Black props of the 40s and early 50s but his fame almost entirely centres on his coming out of retirement in 1956 to bolster the New Zealand pack against South Africa in one of the most tumultuous series New Zealand has seen.

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Phil Skoglund (1937 - )

One of New Zealand’s alltime greatest lawn bowlers, Skoglund might have been bred to bowl.

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Ian Smith (1957 - )

Ian Smith, known to his teammates as “Stockley” after one of his given names, was one of the key contributors in a New Zealand cricket golden era in the 1980s.

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George Smith (1874 - 1954)

A remarkably versatile sportsman, Smith had international success as an athlete, a rugby player and a league player.

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Peter Snell (1938 - )

Three-time Olympic champion and world record-holder, Snell is one of New Zealand’s greatest sports achievers, and some say the greatest.

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Softball Women, 1982

The New Zealand women’s softball team won the International Softball Federation’s fifth world championships in Taiwan in 1982.

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Mark Sorenson (1967 - )

Mark Sorenson first played for New Zealand when he was sixteen and continued for more than twenty years, collecting honour after honour along the way.

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Jean Stewart (1930 - )

Jean Stewart, who married champion swimmer Lincoln Hurring, was the outstanding New Zealand woman swimmer of the early 1950s.

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Bert Sutcliffe (1923 - 2001)

Bert Sutcliffe was regarded, with the Australian Neil Harvey, as the best left-handed batsman of his generation.

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Waimarama Taumaunu (1962 - )

“Wai”, as she is universally known, was only in her mid-teens when she entered representative netball for Canterbury and by 1981, she was in the national team.

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Dick Tayler (1948 - )

Richard Tayler or Dick Tayler, whatever he was called he will forever be linked with the first day of competition at the Commonwealth Games in Christchurch in 1974.

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Alan Thompson (1959 - )

Alan Thompson was one of the small band of canoeists who rewrote New Zealand Olympic history in the 1980s.

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Eric Tindill (1910 - 2010)

There wasn’t much in sport that Eric Tindill didn’t or couldn’t do. Mostly a halfback but sometimes a first five-eighth, he played 17 times for the All Blacks between 1935 and 1938.

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Mark Todd (1956 - )

Among the champion equestrian riders produced by New Zealand, the name of Mark Todd stands supreme.

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Kel Tremain (1938 - 1992)

In the exclusive company of the All Blacks of the 60s, Kel Tremain was an exceptional player.

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Glenn Turner (1947 - )

In the West Indies in 1972, Glenn Turner was such a prolific scorer (two successive innings of 259 in Georgetown), the crowds dubbed him “Mistah Runs”.

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Sarah Ulmer (1976 - )

In her time, no one in the world was faster or better at the demanding individual pursuit than Sarah Ulmer.

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John Walker (1952 - )

The first awareness most New Zealanders had of John Walker was at the Commonwealth Games in Christchurch in 1974 when he chased home Filbert Bayi of Tanzania in the 1500 metres, which Bayi won in world record time.

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Billy Wallace (1878 - 1972)

He was called Carbine after a champion stayer, and what an apt nickname it was.

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Billy Webb (1880 - 1960)

Webb was the first of a long line of great New Zealand oarsmen.

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Wilson Whineray (1935 - 2012)

Sir Wilson Whineray played 77 matches for New Zealand, including 32 tests, and is regarded as one of the most successful and inspirational captains the All Blacks have had.

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Des White (1927 - )

In a six-year international career, Des White became the most prolific points-scorer in New Zealand league.

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Ruben Wiki (1973 - )

Ruben Wiki’s career in rugby league was one of enduring success and excellence, beginning with the Canberra Raiders in 1993 and ending with the New Zealand Warriors fifteen years later.

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