Twigg posted on Instagram a picture of the couple’s son, Tommy, who was born at Hamilton’s Waikato Hospital earlier this week.
A broken-down car is a first in the remarkable sporting career of the former Olympic rower and cyclist.
Around 1400 rowers across NZ made it to Maadi which is something to celebrate even if Covid tore through everyone's training, Michelle Prendiville writes.
Tony O'Connor, the man who coached the NZ eight to Olympic gold in Tokyo, has sparked a crucial debate around fair play at the famous regatta.
Olympic coach Gary Hay says it is good to be back coaching at the grassroots level.
Twigg was quick to thank her wife Char after the race for helping her return to rowing after years of heartbreak.
Sam Bosworth made sure to take off his Tokyo gold medal before being flung into the Sea Forest Waterway.
The Kiwi waited for years to stand on the podium.
The men's eight capped off a glorious hour of racing for New Zealand in Tokyo.
NZ's first women's eights medal came after a mightly tussle with Canada.
Twigg put disappointment from London and Rio aside as she destroyed the field in Tokyo.
Grace Prendergast and Kerri Gowler said the victory was "surreal".
Emma Twigg won her race by almost five seconds as she continued her quest for an Olympic medal in Tokyo.
Women's pair Grace Prendergast and Kerri Gowler got to watch on as NZ's flag was hoisted high for their medal ceremony.
A thrilling race saw New Zealand win the women’s pair.
Hannah Osborne and Brooke Donoghue made their family proud today.
The men's eight fended off a challenge from Great Britain to take first place in the do-or-die race.
Grace Prendergast and Kerri Gowler broke the world record to punch their ticket to the final in Tokyo.
Brooke Donoghue and Hannah Osborne shared a special moment on the podium after finishing second in the women's double sculls final.
The duo held off a late Dutch challenge to finish second behind Romania - who set a new Olympic record.