Fans and athletes took to Twitter today to congratulate Team GB's canoeing medal success:
Huge congratulations to our @TeamGB @GBcanoeing slalom C2 boys. Olympic Gold and Silver, absolutely fantastic!!!
We're bringing in the medals today!! Such an awesome day for sport #proudtobebritish
But it was all a bit much for GB Canoeing:
Forgive us if we stop tweeting for a bit but it's a bit emotional down here!....
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