- Olympic champion.
- Four time World Champion, 2005, 2006 and 2007, 2009.
- Current Olympic Bronze Medalist.
- 2006 Winner of the Westpac Sportsman of the Year at the Halberg Awards.
- 2006 Supreme Halberg Award Winner.
- Voted NZ's favourite athlete following the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.
- Winner of NZ news website poll for the medalist New Zealander's are most proud of.
- Flag bearer and team captain of the New Zealand Olympic Team.
- Awarded NZ Order of Merit in 2009.
- 2009 Lonsdale Cup.
- 2009 Winner of the Westpac Sportsman of the Year at the Halberg Awards.
- Rise to a challenge, against all odds
- Hard work
- Being honest
Very inspirational – Mahe spoke straight from the heart!