Craig Barrett (NZL) leads the Commonwealth Games 20km from Nathan Deakes (AUS) (Getty Images) © Copyright
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New Zealand squad for Naumburg

Athletics New Zealand have confirmed the three athletes who have been selected to attend the World Walking Cup in Naumburg, Germany on 1 -2 May are -

1. Craig Barrett - Men's 50 km Race
2. Gabrielle Gorst - Women's 20km Race
3. Amanda Gorst - Junior Women's 10km Race

Barrett, the 2002 Commonwealth silver medallist who has already departed to Europe in the company of the Australian men’s walking team, convincingly won the 24.54Km  ‘Steyning Easter Monday Walk’ in the UK in the good time of 1:49:04.  .