There was double success for men's canoe slalom as two British pairs made it through to this afternoon's double (C2) final.
Tim Baillie and Etienne Scott joined David Florence and Richard Hounslow in securing a safe passage through during the semi-finals at Lee Valley.
Sir Chris Hoy rode to glory as he took an historic fifth Olympic title on a golden day for Britain.
Despite having no passport and no country, a marathon runner who fled to avoid a Sudanese child labour camp will run at the Olympics.
Chris Hoy and Victoria Pendleton will try and keep up the cycling winning streak, with Rebecca Adlington defending her 800m Beijing title