Meteoric rise for rower Glover

BBC Sport looks at the remarkable rise of GB rower Helen Glover who only took up the sport three years ago.

3 Aug 11

Head to Head

Helen Glover vs Heather Stanning

Helen Glover

Helen Glover One to watch Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results

7:27.13 Women's Pair

Height

1.78m (5'10")

Weight

70kg

Age

27

Heather Stanning

Heather Stanning Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results

7:27.13 Women's Pair

Height

1.81m (5'11")

Weight

74kg

Age

29

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