My skills are not of an individual but of the multitudes an apt quote describing Gordon Teitjens who has been dubbed Sir Gordon Tietjens Rugby Sevens Mastermind.

Since 1994 Sir Gordon Tietjens been the NZ Mens Rugby Sevens coach. Sir Gordon Tietjens has achieved many milestones in the 14years past taking Rugby Sevens IRB championships in11 years and four gold medals from the Common Wealth Games.

Ehara kau taku toa i te takitahi engari ko taku toa i te takitini he whakatauki tenei e marama ana i te tuakiri o Gordon Tietjens kua whakatau  te tohu Ta Gordon Tietjens ki runga i tenei tohunga whutuporo tokowhitu. Mai ano i te tau kotahi mano, iwa rau, iwa tekau ma wha e Ta Gordon Tietjens e kaiwhakakaako ana i te kapa tokowhitu tane Aotearoa. Kei muri i a Ta Gordon Tietjens nga pukenga whutuporo tokowhitu no o roto o nga tau tekau ma wha kia tekau ma tahi nga taumata toa o te tokowhitu IRB me nga koroua e wha no nga takaro o te taumahekeheke o nga whenua huinga o Ingarangi.