Hannah and her crew partner Saskia Clark took home gold at Rio 2016 in the 470 women’s class

Hannah and her crew partner Saskia Clark took home gold at Rio 2016 in the 470 women’s class

Great Britain’s Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark have finally clinched gold in the women’s 470 sailing class. The pair, who only needed to cross the finish line to guarantee gold, were forced to wait for their coronation after the final regatta was postponed on Wednesday due to a lack of wind. Mills and Clark’s gold is Team GB’s 21st of the Rio Olympic Games and follows Giles Scott’s triumph in the Finn sailing class. More to follow...

Rio 2016: Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark's long wait for dinghy sailing gold ends

Great Britain’s Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark have finally clinched gold in the women’s 470 sailing class. The pair, who only needed to cross the finish line to guarantee gold, were forced to wait for their coronation after the final regatta was postponed on Wednesday due to a lack of wind. Mills and Clark’s gold is Team GB’s 21st of the Rio Olympic Games and follows Giles Scott’s triumph in the Finn sailing class. More to follow...

Hannah Mills in full flight, with sailing partner Saskia Clark, as they battled the Kiwis at London 2012 before finally landing their silver medal!  (www.bbc.co.uk)

Olympics Sailing: Hannah Mills enjoys whirlwind journey

Hannah Mills in full flight, with sailing partner Saskia Clark, as they battled the Kiwis at London 2012 before finally landing their silver medal! (www.bbc.co.uk)

Saskia Clark and Hannah Mills on target for sailing Olympic gold

Saskia Clark and Hannah Mills on target for sailing Olympic gold

London When Saskia Clark lost her sailing partner to retirement last year, she feared that her chance of realising a childhood dream of Olympic glory was also gone.

Hannah Mills (left) just missed out on gold but claimed a triumphant silver in the Women's 470 Class with sailing partner Saskia Clark.  (www.walesonline.co.uk)

How Wales' sporting heroes triumphed at Olympics 2012

Hannah Mills (left) just missed out on gold but claimed a triumphant silver in the Women's 470 Class with sailing partner Saskia Clark. (www.walesonline.co.uk)

GB's Hannah Mills (right) and Saskia Clark win a sailing silver medal

Best images of London 2012 Day 15

GB's Hannah Mills (right) and Saskia Clark win a sailing silver medal

Saskia Clark and Hannah Mills light flares in celebration of their win - silver medal in 470 class sailing

Our silver sailors! Team GB men and women finish on the podium after another fine day on the water

Saskia Clark and Hannah Mills light flares in celebration of their win - silver medal in 470 class sailing

BBC Sport - Olympics sailing: Hannah Mills & Saskia Clark take 470 silver medal

Olympics sailing: Hannah Mills & Saskia Clark take 470 silver medal

BBC Sport - Olympics sailing: Hannah Mills & Saskia Clark take 470 silver medal

GB sailing duo Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark

Olympic silver sailing medallist Hannah Mills kicks off European campaign in Majorca

GB sailing duo Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark

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