The Podium podcast: A golden day for Kiwi swimmers

There have been medals galore for the Kiwi team in the pool!

But both sevens teams were in bounce-back mode as they tried to summon the energy ahead of the bronze medal playoffs.

Games organizers are offside with locals after a blunder during the opening ceremony.

And the state of the food at some venues has social media anger at boiling point. How much is too much for a dodgy snarler and some undercooked chips?

Lewis Clareburt has bagged a gold medal for the men's 200m butterfly.


Lewis Clareburt has bagged a gold medal for the men’s 200m butterfly.

* Kiwi swimmer Lewis Clareburt nabs another gold at Commonwealth Games
* Corbin Strong wins scratch race to claim New Zealand’s sixth gold medal in cycling
* Live: Commonwealth Games, day three action from Birmingham

The Podium is a quickfire morning wrap of Kiwis breaking records and breaking news from the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

Crossing to reporters Ian Anderson and Rob Van Royen, host Zoë George pulls together all the latest headlines from the Games (Ngā Taumāhekeheke) as our athletes go for gold.

We cover off the highs and lows of the action, and the inevitable color and quirk which always crops up at a big event like this.

Listen to The Podium every morning from 7am at, or wherever you find your podcasts.

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