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British gold Olympic sailor dies

British Olympic champion Andrew 'Bart' Simpson, who won a gold medal at the 2008 games and a silver in 2012, has died after his yacht capsized off the California coast during training for the America's Cup race.

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Sailing community pays tribute to 'true legend'

Members of the sailing community have paid tribute to Andrew Simpson today.

The British Sonar Sailing Team describing him as "a true sailing legend".

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