Great Olympic moments: London 2012 Men's Sailing Finn

Ben Ainslie of Great Britain celebrates winning gold in the Finn Class Medal race at the London 2012 Olympic Games  (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Ben Ainslie of Great Britain celebrates winning gold in the Finn Class Medal race at the London 2012 Olympic Games (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

With Tokyo 2020 now just one year away, it’s time to relive some of the greatest Olympic moments in history. Today, 4 August 2020, the London 2012 men's sailing finn

The schedule for Tokyo 2020 has been confirmed, venues announced and while athletes around the world are busy gearing up to qualify for the greatest show on Earth, it's time to enjoy 16 days full of the most unforgettable, inspiring and exciting memories from the past as preparations for Tokyo 2020 gather pace!

London 2012 Men's Sailing Finn

While veteran British sailor Ben Ainslie already had three Olympic gold medals in the sailing finn discipline, his fourth tilt at another gold would be extra special as he was competing on home soil. But the battle to the finish saw Ainslie against the world's best including Denmark's Jonas Hogh-Christensen and France's Jonathan Lobert.

Men's Sailing Finn | London 2012 | Great Olympic Moments
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