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  • News | RIO 2016

    Rio 2016 - Day 13: Usain Bolt on top of the world

    Relive Thursday 18 August 2016 in Rio on olympic.org. The day was marked by the “triple double” of Usain Bolt, who won the 200m, the Brownlee brothers’ family double in the triathlon, Argentina’s first-ever hockey victory and the end of the beach volleyball, sailing and canoe/kayak sprint competitions
    18 Aug 2017 | RIO 2016, Olympic News
  • News | RIO 2016

    Rio 2016 sailing competitions prove a hit

    The regatta at Rio 2016 saw the 10 events produce some spectacular competition and some thrilling climaxes, with Great Britain and the Netherlands leading the medal charge.
    04 Nov 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Sailing
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    Rio 2016 sailing regatta produces fairytale ending

    There was high drama and high emotions on the final day of the Rio 2016 sailing regatta at Marina da Gloria, with sailors from New Zealand, Great Britain, Croatia and finally Brazil sharing the gold medal spoils.
    18 Aug 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Sailing
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    Copacabana - from beach to cycling venue

    Copacabana district of Rio de Janeiro was very much the focus between 15 and 23 August as three more sports - sailing, cycling and open water swimming - staged test events as part of their preparations for the 2016 Games.
    26 Aug 2015 | RIO 2016, Olympic News
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