New Zealand's greatest equestrian Mark Todd has won NZ's first medal at the 2000 Olympics with a Bronze in the
individual eventing competion.
Mark Todd ended the competition on 42 points and was beaten by an American horseman.
Alastair Thompson is the co-founder of Scoop. He is of Scottish and Irish extraction and from Wellington, New Zealand. Alastair has 24 years experience in the
media, at the Dominion, National Business Review, North & South magazine, Straight Furrow newspaper and online since 1997. He is the winner of several journalism awards for business and investigative work.