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Ainslie Sails Into Olympic History

Cornwall's Ben Ainslie has become the most successful sailor in Olympic history after securing a fourth successive gold medal.

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Weymouth alive as Ainslie sails into history

After his performance in the waters off Weymouth yesterday afternoon, Ben Ainslie, the Finn Class sailor from Cornwall, is now the fourth most successful British athlete of all time.

As he won his forth straight gold medal and sailed into history with a nailbiting fight to the finish, the crowd in Weymouth was alive.

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