27 Aug 2008

Former Chef de Mission says it's time to get tough

9:13 am on 27 August 2008

New Zealand's largest-ever Olympic team is due home from Beijing around breakfast time this morning as the case mounts against sending a team as big to future Olympic Games.

One hundred and eighty two athletes went to Beijing and former New Zealand selector and team Chef de Mission Dave Gerrard has added his voice to a growing list who say they believe stricter selection criteria are necessary in future.