Gordon Tietjens, coach of the New Zealand sevens team, holds aloft the IRB World Sevens Series trophy at the end of the Scotland Sevens at Murrayfield, Edinburgh, on 3 June 2007. New Zealand won the final of the tournament against Samoa and the overall series title. Tietjens had a remarkable record, leading the team to 12 of the 17 championships contested during his tenure. He was knighted in the Queen's Birthday honours in 2013.
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Photograph by David Gibson
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