German entrants Julian and Philipp Autenrieth compete in the men’s 470 class event on the third day of the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships offshore Santander, northern Spain. EPA/LUIS TEJIDO

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James Espey has qualified in the Laser Standard class  for the 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil after his performances at the  ISAF Sailing World Championships in Santander, Spain. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

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