Games athletes touch down in NZ

Gold medallist Valerie Adams is among the New Zealand Commonwealth Games athletes returning home today. Photo / Brett Phibbs
Gold medallist Valerie Adams is among the New Zealand Commonwealth Games athletes returning home today. Photo / Brett Phibbs

A crowd of about 100 at Auckland Airport is welcoming a contingent of Commonwealth Games athletes home.

A flight with around 60 athletes, including the gold medal winning netball team The Silver Ferns, shot-putter Valerie Adams, and outstanding squash talent Joelle King has just touched down.

Families and supporters have bunches of flowers and balloons for the athletes, and one young fan brought a netball to be signed.

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