Gold medallists Etienne Stott (2L) and Tim Baillie (R) of Great Britain celebrate with silver medalists David Florence (2R) and Richard Hounslow (3R) 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

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Gold medallists Etienne Stott (second left) and Tim Baillie (right) celebrate with silver medallists David Florence (second right) and Richard Hounslow (third right) of Great Britain after the men's canoe double (C2) slalom final

Gold medallists Etienne Stott (second left) and Tim Baillie (right) celebrate with silver medallists David Florence (second right) and Richard Hounslow (third right) of Great Britain after the men's canoe double slalom final

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

Thursday's Olympic medal winners

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

David Florence and Richard Hounslow of Great Britain compete during the men's Canoe Double (C2)

Maria Clara Giai Pron heads down the Lee Valley White Water Centre course

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.

Silver medalists David Florence and Richard Hounslow of Great Britain gold…

Silver medalists David Florence and Richard Hounslow of Great Britain gold…

Silver medalists David Florence and Richard Hounslow of Great Britain celebrate on the podium at the medal ceremony for the Men's Canoe Double (C2) on Day 6 of the Rio 2016 Olympics at Whitewater Stadium on August 11, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Silver medalists David Florence and Richard Hounslow of Great Britain celebrate on the podium at the medal ceremony for the Men's Canoe Double (C2) on Day 6 of the Rio 2016 Olympics at Whitewater Stadium on August 11, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

David Florence and Richard Hounslow of Great Britain celebrate winning silver

David Florence and Richard Hounslow of Great Britain celebrate winning silver during the men's Canoe Double Slalom 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.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 11: David Florence of Great Britain and Richard Hounslow of Great Britain on their way to cross the finish line during the Men's Canoe Double (C2) Final on Day 6 of the Rio 2016 Olympics at Whitewater Stadium on August 11, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 11: David Florence of Great Britain and Richard Hounslow of Great Britain on their way to cross the finish line during the Men's Canoe Double (C2) Final on Day 6 of the Rio 2016 Olympics at Whitewater Stadium on August 11, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

David Florence and Richard Hounslow of Great Britain win silver at Rio 2016 for…

David Florence and Richard Hounslow claim Rio 2016 silver in canoe slalom

David Florence said his second consecutive Olympic team silver with Richard Hounslow helped him to get over his solo disappointment in Brazil

David Florence of Great Britain and his team mate Richard Hounslow compete in the mens`s canoe double semi final

London 2012 Olympics: Men's double canoe

David Florence of Great Britain and his team mate Richard Hounslow compete in the mens`s canoe double semi final

Result: David Florence, Richard Hounslow clinch C2 silver in Rio

Result: David Florence, Richard Hounslow clinch silver in Rio

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