Louisa Sawers, Angela Hannah, Rachel Cawthorn and Jess Walker of Great Britain compete in the women's kayak four 500m Sprint semi-final

In pictures: London 2012 on Day 10

AUGUST Louisa Sawers, Angela Hannah, Rachel Cawthorn and Jess Walker of Great Britain compete in the Women's Kayak Four Sprint semifinal on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Eton Dorney on August 2012 in Windsor, England.

David Florence (L) of Great Britain and his team mate Richard Hounslow compete in the mens's Canoe Double.#Olympics Olympics

David Florence (L) of Great Britain and his team mate Richard Hounslow compete in the mens's Canoe Double.

Tim Baillie and Etienne Stott of Great Britain win gold in the men's canoe double on day 6. Britain also claimed silver - London 2012 Olympics

Tim Baillie and Etienne Stott of Great Britain win gold in the men's canoe double on day Britain also claimed silver - London 2012 Olympics

Tim Baillie of Great Britain and his team mate Etienne Stott compete in the mens`s Canoe Double (C2) semi finale on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Lee Valley White Water Centre

Tim Baillie of Great Britain and his team mate Etienne Stott compete in the mens`s Canoe Double semi finale on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Lee Valley White Water Centre

David Florence (R) of Great Britain and his team mate Richard Hounslow reacts after competing in the Mens`s Canoe Double (C2) finale on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Lee Valley White Water Centre on August 2, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

There was silver too for Team GB in the two-man canoe slalom as David Florence and Richard Hounslow finished second.

Tim Baillie and Etienne Stott of Great Britain pose with their gold medals during the Victory Ceremony after the men's Canoe Double (C2) Slalom final on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Lee Valley White Water Centre.

Tim Baillie and Etienne Stott of Great Britain pose with their gold medals during the Victory Ceremony after the men's Canoe Double Slalom final on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Lee Valley White Water Centre.

Team GB's Etienne Stott can barely contain his joy after winning gold in the men's canoe double with partner Tim Baillie. Great Britain took gold and silver after Richard Hounslow and David Florence finished second.

Team GB's Etienne Stott can barely contain his joy after winning gold in the men's canoe double with partner Tim Baillie. Great Britain took gold and silver after Richard Hounslow and David Florence finished second.

London 2012 Olympics - David Florence : Great Britain & N. Ireland, Canoe Slalom

London 2012 Olympics - David Florence : Great Britain & N.

David Florence (right) of Great Britain and his team mate Richard Hounslow react after competing in the Mens`s Canoe Double (C2) finale on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Lee Valley White Water Centre on August 2, 2012 in London, England. Florence and Hounslow won the silver in the event, as fellow Brits Tim Baillie and Etienne Stott took the gold.    Credit: Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images

Olympics: The thrill and the agony

(L-R) Etienne Stott and Tim Baillie of Great Britain pose with their gold medals alongside silver medalists Richard Hounslow and David Florence of Great Britain after the men's Canoe Double (C2) Slalom final on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Lee Valley White Water Centre

Canoe - Men's Double - Gold: Etienne Stott and Tim Baillie (Great Britain, far left) Silver: Richard Hounslow and David Florence (Great Britain)

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