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May 9, 2013 | NEWS.com.au

Andrew Simpson, UK Olympic Champion, Dies

British Olympic medallist Andrew Simpson dies after his yacht capsizes off the California coast in training for the America's Cup.

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Related Topix: Sports, Andrew Simpson, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Sailing, Sailing News, Max Salminen, Ben Ainslie

Mon Sep 10, 2012

The Wave

Marina grad coaches Swedish gold-medal winners

The king and queen of Sweden put a wreath around Mark Ivey's neck and praised him for a job well done.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Sailing, Max Salminen, Sailing News

Sun Aug 12, 2012

Reuters

Sailing: Australia sinks British hopes on home waters

An era of British sailing dominance came to an end on home waters at the London Olympics as Australia stole the host nation's crown, winning three of the 10 golds up for grabs.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dorian Van Rijsselberge, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Sailing, Robert Scheidt, Tom Slingsby, Iain Percy, Bruno Prada

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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