Nick Dempsey's silver success on home waters 'special'

Four years after he finished fourth at the Olympics, Great Britain's Nick Dempsey claimed a silver medal in his home town of Weymouth in the RS:X windsurfing class.

He told ITV Meridian he was "very happy" to finally banish the blues from Beijing.

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GB aims to add to gold haul

Team GB will today aim to add to its best medal haul for over 100 years. Yesterday, Sir Chris Hoy became Britain's greatest ever Olympian after winning his 6th gold. There was also success in the triathlon and dressage, bringing the gold tally to 22.