London 2012 Sailing | 07 August
The London 2012 Olympic Games is reaching a stage where medal races take place daily in the seperate events of the London 2012 Olympic Sailing Competition. A photography report of the Men's RS:X medal race, and fleet racing in the Men's 470 and Women's 470
12 imagesMat Belcher and Malcolm Page from Australia had no margins today to lose any further points on GBR's Luke Patience and Stuart Bithell with the final medal race in sight tomorrow. The Aussies, coached by -The Great Kovalenko- excelled and won both races to start tomorrow's final medal race four points ahead of the Brits, not as many as they are used to during major events in this four years lasting Olympic Quadrennium.
20 imagesJo Aley and Olivia Powrie grabbed the lead today at the London 2012 Women's 470 event by winning both races of today, which are race seven and eight. New Zealand's pair take the top spot on the overnight leaderboard, but still there is a lot to play with in tomorrows's medal race slots deciding two races.
33 imagesDutch Windsurfer Dorian van Rijsselberghe leaded the London 2012 London 2012 Windsurfing event all the way, and finally picks up the Gold Medal and Olympic title on the 7th of August 2012 after four years of campaigning for the ultimate Olympic dream.