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Richie Patterson

Birthdate:

April 30, 1983

Home town:

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Auckland

Discipline:

75kg weightlifting

Previous Olympics:

Beijing, 2008, London 2012

Fact:

Patterson qualified for London courtesy of team mate Tavita Ngalu lifting a weight while having ripped his quadriceps at the Oceania champs that year, which enabled Patterson to go as New Zealand's highest-ranked lifter.

Tracey Lambrechs. Photo / Brett Phibbs
Tracey Lambrechs. Photo / Brett Phibbs

Tracey Lambrechs

Birthdate:

Aug 27, 1985, Johannesburg

Home town:

Auckland

Discipline:

75+kg weightlifting

Previous Olympics:

None

Fact:

Lambrechs was born in Johannesburg and has competed at the last two Commonwealth Games, finishing fifth in 2010 and third in 2014.