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Iain Percy (R) and Andrew Simpson of Great Britain compete in the men's Star Sailing on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Weymouth & Portland.

Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes of Great Britain in the men's 49er Sailing    Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes of Great Britain compete in the men's 49er Sailing on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Weymouth and Portland venue.  /Photo/sport/General/01/31/19/891stevie-morrison-and-ben-rhodes-great-britain-the-men-49er-sailing1311989    Related tags  Highlights from Day 3 of the Olympic Games - London 2012 Olympics

Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes of Great Britain in the men's 49er Sailing Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes of Great Britain compete in the men's 49er Sailing on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Weymouth and Portland venue. /Photo/sport/General/01/31/19/891stevie-morrison-and-ben-rhodes-great-britain-the-men-49er-sailing1311989 Related tags Highlights from Day 3 of the Olympic Games - London 2012 Olympics

Ben Ainslie of Great Britain prepares to compete in the Finn class medal race held at the Qingdao Olympic Sailing Center during day 9 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 17, 2008 in Qingdao, China.

Ben Ainslie of Great Britain prepares to compete in the Finn class medal race held at the Qingdao Olympic Sailing Center during day 9 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 2008 in Qingdao, China.

Inspirational Moments: Olympic celebrations - QINGDAO, CHINA - AUGUST 19: Paul Goodison of Great Britain celebrates overall victory in the Laser class event following the medal race held at the Qingdao Olympic Sailing Center during day 11 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 19, 2008 in Qingdao, China. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

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British sailors Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes of Great Britain practice at the Qingdao Olympic Sailing Center

World awaits as China prepares to raise the curtain on the Beijing Olympics

British sailors Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes of Great Britain practice at the Qingdao Olympic Sailing Center

London 2012 Olympic Sailing Luke Patience

Luke Patience (R) and Stuart Bithell of Great Britain compete in the Men's 470 Sailing on Day 7 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Weymouth & Portland Venue at Weymouth Harbour on August 2012 in Weymouth, England.

Great Britain Olympic stamps -  Ben Ainslie - Sailing  Finn - Men's Deavyweight Dinghy

Gold Medal Winner stamp - Sailing: Finn Men’s Heavyweight Dinghy, Ben Ainslie.

Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes of Great Britain compete in the men's 49er Sailing on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Weymouth & Portland.

Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes of Great Britain compete in the men's Sailing on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Weymouth & Portland.

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Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes of Great Britain compete in the men's Sailing on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Weymouth and Portland venue.

Sailing into the spotlight Hannah Mills. Great Britain is the most successful nation in Olympic sailing history, with more gold medals won than any other nation. With that in mind, this year’s Team GB sailors have a lot to live up to.

Sailing into the spotlight Hannah Mills. Great Britain is the most successful nation in Olympic sailing history, with more gold medals won than any other nation. With that in mind, this year’s Team GB sailors have a lot to live up to.

Olympic Sailing Photos - Sailing Photo Galleries | London 2012

View striking Olympic photos of London 2012 and Sailing - see the best athletes medal-winning performances and top Olympic Games moments

Day Three - WEYMOUTH, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Iain Percy and Andrew Simpson of Great Britain compete in the Men's Star Sailing on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Weymouth Harbour on July 30, 2012 in Weymouth, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Day Three - WEYMOUTH, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Iain Percy and Andrew Simpson of Great Britain compete in the Men's Star Sailing on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Weymouth Harbour on July 30, 2012 in Weymouth, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Inside the Olympic Stadium

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Olympic sailing: Weymouth's Nick Dempsey wins RS:X silver medal in Rio--  WEYMOUTH'S Nick Dempsey has won Britain’s first sailing medal of Rio 2016 in the Men’s RS:X class today.  dorsetecho.co.uk

Olympic sailing: Weymouth's Nick Dempsey wins RS:X silver medal in Rio-- WEYMOUTH'S Nick Dempsey has won Britain’s first sailing medal of Rio 2016 in the Men’s RS:X class today. dorsetecho.co.uk

Royal Mail Special Stamps | The Olympic & Paralympic Games. Get ready for 2012

Royal Mail Special Stamps | The Olympic & Paralympic Games. Get ready for 2012

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