Australia won three Gold medals and a Silver at London 2012, making it the most successful sailing nation at that Olympics. There are some good signs as the clock ticks down to 2016, not the least was Tom Burtons win in the Laser Class in Palma with a 1,2,3 Laser medal race win by Australia.
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Tom Burton AST 2014 Image from AST photo's off Google images.
Australia's Tom Burton has been the surprise package during the 2011-12 ISAF Sailing World Cup and after his second place finish at Sail for Gold the Australian is on form to take the Laser title.