De Vos wins Tahiti’s first gold medal

Tahiti scoops first gold medal after Rahiti De Vos emerged as the winner of the Men’s 5km open water swimming event.

The 23 year old claimed six gold medals at Port Moresby 2015, however he was the silver medallist at the Games in the open water swimming. De Vos has managed to upgrade to gold here.

New Caledonia's Hugo Savignac and Benoît Rivière the silver and bronze respectively.