Joe Glanfield of Great Britain celebrates with his silver medal after finishing second placed overall in the Men's 470 class event held at the Qingdao Olympic Sailing Center during day 10 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 18, 2008
Joe Glanfield retires from sailing
British Olympic medal-winning sailor Joe Glanfield retires from the sport.
Feb 14, 07:44
Chicago Bulls' Luol Deng in action during the game against Brooklyn Nets on April 30, 2013
UK Sport withdraws funding from seven sports
UK Sport cuts the funding for seven sports, including basketball, beach volleyball and boxing.
Feb 4, 15:06
Oracle Team USA tactician Sir Ben Ainslie holds the America's Cup trophy as he celebrates onstage after they beat Emirates Team New Zealand to defend the America's Cup during the final race on September 25, 2013
Result: Team Oracle USA complete historic comeback
Team Oracle USA come back from 8-1 down to defeat Emirates New Zealand in the America's Cup.
Sep 25, 22:10
Ben Ainslie
Ben Ainslie pays tribute to Andrew Simpson
Sir Ben Ainslie pays tribute to Andrew Simpson, who died on Thursday while training with the Artemis Racing team in San Francisco Bay.
May 11, 05:51
File photo of Andrew Simpson taken June 24, 2009
Andrew Simpson death to be investigated
America's Cup chiefs, San Francisco police and the US Coast Guard launch an investigation into the death of British sailor Andrew Simpson.
May 10, 23:27
Andrew Simpson
British Olympic Association "devastated" by death of sailor Andrew Simpson
The British Olympic Association express their 'devastation' in hearing that sailing champion Andrew Simpson lost his life during a training exercise in the US.
May 10, 11:23
File photo of Andrew Simpson taken June 24, 2009
British sailing champion Andrew Simpson dies in accident
British Olympic gold medallist Andrew Simpson dies aged 36 following a training accident in San Francisco.
May 9, 23:42
Nick Dempsey
Nick Dempsey becomes first man to win two windsurfing world titles
Great Britain's Nick Dempsey becomes the first man to win two windsurfing world titles.
Mar 6, 22:09
Ben Ainslie
Ben Ainslie confirms Olympic retirement
Four-time Olympic sailing champion Ben Ainslie confirms that he will not compete at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Nov 27, 07:44
Ben Ainslie
Reports: Ainslie will not compete in Rio
Olympic sailing champion Ben Ainslie will not compete at the 2016 Olympic Games.
Nov 27, 06:39
Ben Ainslie
Ben Ainslie wins World Sailor of the Year title
Ben Ainslie wins the World Sailor of the Year award for a record fourth time.
Nov 7, 13:46
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Paralympian Alexandra Rickham, disabled marine Alan Henderson to sail around the world
Paralympic bronze medallist Alexandra Rickham and disabled marine Commando Alan Henderson could become the first ever mixed ability crew to sail across the world.
Oct 22, 12:37
Olympic Torch
Helena Lucas delighted with picking up ParalympicsGB gold
Great Britain's Helena Lucas says that it is a "dream" to win a Paralympic gold medal in the single-person keelboat 2.4mR.
Sep 7, 09:19
Olympic Torch
Result: Helena Lucas secures gold for Great Britain in single-person keelboat 2.4mR
Great Britain's Helena Lucas picks up a gold medal in the single-person keelboat 2.4mR after today's race was cancelled due to lack of wind.
Sep 6, 14:11
Ben Ainslie
Ben Ainslie targets Rio Olympics
Ben Ainslie admits that he would like to represent Great Britain at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Aug 21, 12:59
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Result: Spain win gold in Women's Elliot 6m
Spain win the gold medal in Women's Elliot 6m race with victory over Australia in the final on Saturday.
Aug 11, 17:30
Saskia Clark
Saskia Clark "gutted" at missing gold
Saskia Clark reveals that she is "gutted" to have missed out on gold in the women's 470.
Aug 10, 14:24
Stuart Bithell
Stuart Bithell: Australia "worthy champions"
Stuart Bithell praises the gold medal-winning Australia crew as "worthy" Olympic champions.
Aug 10, 14:04
Hannah Mills
Result: Great Britain win silver in women's 470
Team GB duo Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark claim silver in the women's 470 event.
Aug 10, 14:02
Luke Patience
Result: Patience and Bithell win silver in 470
British duo Luke Patience and Stuart Bithell win silver in the men's 470 event overall.
Aug 10, 12:47