Women's eight US women's eight win Olympic gold

The United States lead from start to finish to clinch Olympic gold in the women's eight at Eton Dorney as Britain finish fifth.

2 Aug 12

Vicky Thornley Model of a modern Olympic rower

Rowing

19 Jul 12

Former show jumper and catwalk model Vicky Thornley from Wrexham will row for Great Britain in the women's eight.

Emily Taylor Taylor targets women's eight gold

Team GB

15 Jun 12

Emily Taylor believes the Team GB women's eight crew have a great chance of getting a medal at the London 2012 Olympics.

Team GB rowing squad in Windsor Team GB name powerful rowing team

Team GB

6 Jun 12

Great Britain have named 48 rowers in the squad for the London Olympics, with four places still to be decided.

More Women's Eight stories (8)

Head to Head

Jess Eddie vs Katie Greves

Jess Eddie

Jess Eddie Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

6:18.77 Women's Eight

Height

1.78m (5'10")

Weight

75kg

Age

29

Katie Greves

Katie Greves Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

6:18.77 Women's Eight

Height

1.79m (5'10")

Weight

69kg

Age

32

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