Giles Scott sealed gold in sailing's Finn class to give Great Britain their fifth successive Olympic title in the event. The Weymouth-based succeeds Sir Ben Ainslie, who won three previous titles, and emulates Iain Percy in
With 3,600 boats participating across 768 venues around the world, the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation smashed the Guinness World Record for Largest Sailing Race in 24 Hours (Multiple Venues). The event honored the memory of America's Cup and Olympic sailor Andrew 'Bart' Simpson, who died in an accident onboard the Artemis AC72 in 2013.
This 58 slide presentation is a great way to introduce your class to the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. There are 11 slides that compare the 2016 Olympics to the first modern day Olympics of There are also slides for each of the Olympic events!
View Marit Bouwmeester of the Netherlands tries to sail in heavy wind ahead of the postponed women's Laser Radial medal race of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Sailing events, Aug. pictures and other Olympics Best Photos From Day 10 photos at ABC News
Charlie Buckingham Photos Photos: International Sailing Regatta - Aquece Rio Test Event for Rio 2016 Olympics
Charlie Buckingham Photos - International Sailing Regatta - Aquece Rio Test Event for Rio 2016 Olympics - Zimbio