This year marks the golden anniversary of The Bahamas' first Olympic Gold Medal. Sir Durward Knowles and the late Cecil Cooke accomplished the feat in Star Class Sailing at the 1964 Olympics in Tokyo, Japan.
By Randy Smith
Guardian Sports Reporter
In some circles, it is felt that Sir Durward Knowles and Cecil Cooke's performance at the 1964 Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, is a national story that has been overlooked and under-appreciated.