The golden exploits of our rowers have rippled across the rest of the NZ Tokyo Olympic team, with others now desperate to replicate those feats.
Look no further than tennis doubles exponents Michael Venus and Marcus Daniell, who could not contain their joy at achieving bronze against their American rivals.
Boxer David Nyika is another promising to stand on the podium in coming days - who will it be on Saturday?
Here are some of our performers in action across the Games venues...
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