10 May 2024

Sports commentator Dana Johannsen

From Nine To Noon, 11:30 am on 10 May 2024
New Zealand's Zoe Hobbs competing at the 2024 World Athletics Indoor Championships, Scotland.

Zoe Hobbs running for New Zealand Photo: PHOTOSPORT

Dana Johannsen has been investigating the tough selection standards New Zealand sets for its Olympic athletes.

Is it helping, or harming, the country's medal prospects? And what impact could it have on athlete welfare - if they technically qualify, but still miss out?