Nick Dempsey secures windsurfing silver for Britain at London 2012 Olympics

Nick Dempsey secures windsurfing silver for Britain at London 2012 Olympics

Brothers in arms – Olympic windsurfing and kitesurfing

Nick Dempsey of Great Britain is carried onshore on his windsurf board by Team GB team mates after winning the silver medal in the RS:X Men's Sailing on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Weymouth & Portland venue

Nick Dempsey of Great Britain is carried onshore on his windsurf board by Team GB team mates after winning the silver medal in the RS:X Men's Sailing on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Weymouth & Portland venue

Nick Dempsey of Great Britain competes in the men's RS:X sailing at his last Games, Weymouth Harbour

Nick Dempsey of Great Britain competes in the men's RS:X sailing at his last Games, Weymouth Harbour

Silver medalist Nick Dempsey of Great Britain celebrates with his children Thomas-Flynn, left, and Oscar following the Men's RS:X Sailing on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games in Weymouth, England. (Laurence Griffiths / Getty Images)

Silver medalist Nick Dempsey of Great Britain celebrates with his children Thomas-Flynn, left, and Oscar following the Men's RS:X Sailing on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games in Weymouth, England. (Laurence Griffiths / Getty Images)

Sailing into second place:    Great Britain's Nick Dempsey celebrates winning silver during the Men's RS:X (windsurfer) Dorian van Rijsselberghe of Netherlands won the gold medal for the event.      -  2016 Rio Olympics: Highs and lows from Day 9

Sailing into second place: Great Britain's Nick Dempsey celebrates winning silver during the Men's RS:X (windsurfer) Dorian van Rijsselberghe of Netherlands won the gold medal for the event. - 2016 Rio Olympics: Highs and lows from Day 9

'Mine's the red one,' windsurfer Nick Dempsey said on Twitter.

Team GB didn't really think their bag choices through

Nick Dempsey of Great Britain celebrates after winning silver in the Men's RS:X Sailing on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Weymouth & Portland.

Nick Dempsey of Great Britain celebrates after winning silver in the Men's RS:X Sailing on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Weymouth & Portland.

GB's Nick Dempsey claims Rio windsurfing silver, Van Rijsselberghe wins gold

GB's Nick Dempsey claims Rio windsurfing silver, Van Rijsselberghe wins gold

Gold medallist Dorian Van Rijsselberge (C) of Netherlands celebrates with silver medallist Nick Dempsey (L) of Great Britain and bronze medallist Przemyslaw Miarczynski (R) of Poland following the Men's RS:X Sailing on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Weymouth & Portland venue

Gold medallist Dorian Van Rijsselberge (C) of Netherlands celebrates with silver medallist Nick Dempsey (L) of Great Britain and bronze medallist Przemyslaw Miarczynski (R) of Poland following the Men's RS:X Sailing on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Weymouth & Portland venue

Great Britain's Nick Dempsey is lifted high on his windsurfer after winning the RS:X men Olympic silver medal on the waters off Weymouth

Great Britain's Nick Dempsey is lifted high on his windsurfer after winning the RS:X men Olympic silver medal on the waters off Weymouth

Olympics Day 11 - Sailing-Silver medallist Nick Dempsey of Great Britain celebrates his children Thomas-Flynn (L) and Oscar (R) following the Men's RS:X Sailing on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games

Olympics Day 11 - Sailing-Silver medallist Nick Dempsey of Great Britain celebrates his children Thomas-Flynn (L) and Oscar (R) following the Men's RS:X Sailing on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games

Nick Dempsey of Great Britain is carried onshore on his windsurf board by Team GB team mates after winning the silver medal in the RS:X Men's Sailing on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games

London 2012 Olympics: Greatest celebrations

Nick Dempsey of Great Britain is carried onshore on his windsurf board by Team GB team mates after winning the silver medal in the RS:X Men's Sailing on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games

Nick Dempsey, Team GB's windsurfing silver medalist at Rio 2016

Nick Dempsey, Team GB's windsurfing silver medalist at Rio 2016

Nick Dempsey of Great Britain, Dorian Van Rijsselberge of Netherlands, Richard Stauffacher of Switzerland and Przemyslaw Miarczynski of Poland, from left to right, sail on the start of the medal RS:X race at the London 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in Weymouth and Portland, England. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

Nick Dempsey of Great Britain, Dorian Van Rijsselberge of Netherlands, Richard Stauffacher of Switzerland and Przemyslaw Miarczynski of Poland, from left to right, sail on the start of the medal RS:X race at the London 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in Weymouth and Portland, England. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

Great Britain's Nick Dempsey wins windsurfing silver medal.

Great Britain's Nick Dempsey wins windsurfing silver medal.

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