Windsurfing is one sport Great Britain have a solid chance of winning a medal in. As the windiest country in Europe, the UK has great conditions for practicing in and therefore gives our windsurfers a fighting chance of winning a medal.
Brit Nick Dempsey won bronze at Athens Olympics in 2004 and silver at London 2012. Fellow British Sailing Team member Bryony Shaw won a bronze medal at the Beijing Olympics in 2008. They are both heading to Rio this summer with the hope of making it onto the podium.
Here’s a little insight into the Team GB medal contenders for Rio 2016.