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Thompson's Olympic Dream for Rio 2016

Nick Thompson charging downwind in the Laser

Nick Thompson charging downwind in the Laser

 
 

As the reigning World Champion, Nick Thompson is one of the hot favourites for Laser Olympic gold at Rio 2016. We spoke to the British sailor recently about his hopes and dreams for the Games, and how he copes with being one of the smaller athletes yet still one of the fastest in strong winds. 

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