Our Olympic Hopefuls: Day 14

Athletes from across the Meridian region are in action today, here's our round-up of who to look out for.

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A silver double for our sailors!

Hannah Mills and Saskia CLark
Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark celebrate their silver medal win. Credit: PA Images

Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark have won the silver medal in the Women's 470 sailing class at the Olympics. They matched the efforts of their team mates Stuart Bithell and Luke Patience who took silver in the Men's event.

The women took second place behind the New Zealand crew while the men's crew lost out to the Australians.

Men's 470.
Luke Patience and Stuart Bithell celebrate their silver medal in Weymouth. Credit: PA Images

Canoeists in Olympic finals

Jess Walker from Brighton has made it through to the finals of the Women's Kayak Singles, while Liam Heath and Jon Schofield qualified for the final of the Men's Kayak Doubles.

But it was disappointment for Bembridge's Richard Jefferies after he was eliminated in the semi-finals.

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