Alpine skier Annelise Coberger won New Zealand's first winter Olympic medal, and the first for the southern hemisphere, at the 1992 Albertville Games when she finished second in the women's slalom.
New Zealand was represented by 16 athletes in Vancouver in 2010, the largest team the nation has sent to the Olympic Winter Games.
Title: God Defend New Zealand
Creators: English words by Thomas Bracken, Maori words by Thomas Henry Smith, and music by John Joseph Woods.
Founding date: 1911
IOC recognition date: 1919
NOC president's name: Mike Stanley
NOC general secretary’s name: Kereyn Smith
IOC member’s name: Barbara Kendall [entry in the IOC: 2011], Barry Maister [entry in the IOC: 2010]
Participation in Olympic Games
Year of the first appearance: 1952Medals per sport
Number of appearances: 15 [Sochi included]
Medals per year
-: Medals for the Figure Skating and Ice Hockey events at the 1908 and 1920 Olympic Summer Games have been included in the tables