The Olympic games may be over but there is one golden star from London 2012 who still has her moment to shine.
Rita, Ben Ainslies loyal Finn from the games is returning to National Maritime Museum Cornwall
on Tuesday 21 August after helping Ben win his incredible fourth gold medal, cementing him as the most successful Olympic sailor in history.
Together, Ben and Rita have won three Olympic Gold medals, in Athens, Beijing and now London and their partnership has become legendary.
Ritas home, when shes away from Ben, has been the Maritime Museum in Falmouth, along with Bens gold medal winning Laser from the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games. Visitors will soon be able to see all of Bens gold medal winning boats in the main hall of the Museum forming an installation in honour of what Cornwalls great man has achieved.
Ben Lumby, Exhibitions Manager at the Maritime Museum says: Were here to celebrate the sea, boats and Cornwall and what better story to tell than that of Ben and Rita. We are so proud, and still a little hoarse from screaming at the TV! We streamed all the Olympic action on the water in our lecture theatre and there were times when I thought the roof was going to lift off the passion of support was incredible.
Having Rita back home completes Bens Olympic Gold medal winning story and we know our visitors will be delighted to see and touch his medal winning boats. Were also thinking of installing a golden post box for visitors to leave their messages for Ben and well ensure he gets them all.
The boats will be on display together on Tuesday 21 August. They will feature in the heart of the Museum until the end of the year where they will then be suspended in the Museums flotilla of flying boats.
Shes coming home, shes coming home, shes coming, Ritas coming home