Blyth Tait and his best-known mount Ready Teddy, pictured at the Athens Olympics in 2004, restored New Zealand's place at the top of the eventing world with gold in Atlanta. Photo / Mark Mitchell

A record almost without peer

While one name undoubtedly stands atop the list of New Zealand's great three-day eventers, there is another not far behind…

Today Show reporter Christine Ahern and her cameraman were almost robbed just minutes after touching down in Rio. Photo / Twitter / Christine Ahern

TV crew mugged in Rio

A reporter has revealed how she and her cameraman were approached by thieves just an hour after arriving in Rio.