Day 12 of the sailing at Weymouth and Portland and the Medal race today will be for the men's 470. Also racing will be the women's match racing. Britain's Luke Patience and Stuart Bithall are four points behind Australians Mathew Belcher and Malcolm Page in the 470 and need to finish two places ahead of the Aussies to take gold.
On the Nothe spectator course the men's 470 Medal Race will take place at 13:00 hrs.
The women's match racing will continue on the harbour course for fifth to eighth places. The British team were knocked out by Russia in the quarter-finals Wednesday and will now race for fifth place. Semi-finals are on Friday.
Wind - Variable, becoming east later, 3 or 4.
Sea State - Smooth, occasionally slight.
Weather - Fog patches.
Visibility - Moderate or good, occasionally very poor.
9 August 2012 8:59