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Britain's gold medallists celebrated with new Royal Mail stamps
New gold medal stamps will go on sale at lunchtime tomorrow to celebrate the successes of Great Britain's first gold medallists of the London 2012 Olympic Games: rowers Helen Glover and Heather Stanning, and cyclist Bradley Wiggins.
1st August 2012

Day 4 Review: Netherlands make Eights final
The Netherlands won a thrilling women's Eight repechage at Eton Dorney today to qualify for the Olympic final, while the men's Four final line-up was also decided.
31st July 2012

Niger rower trained on fishing boat
Niger's Hamadou Djibo Issaka has just three months' experience in Rowing and trained for the Olympic Games in an old fishing boat.
31st July 2012

USA dominate women's Eight heat
The USA - reigning world and Olympic champions and unbeaten since 2006 - dominated their women's Eight Rowing heat.
29th July 2012

Day 1 Review: Olympic bests on opening day
There were Olympic best performances as the Rowing regatta began at Eton Dorney, with New Zealand's all-conquering men's Pair Hamish Bond and Eric Murray and Great Britain's Helen Glover and Heather Stanning confirming their status as gold medal favourite
28th July 2012

London 2012: Team GB men's eight rower compromises over Ramadan fast
Mohamed Sbihi will not fast in quest for Olympic gold Rower will pay for 1,800 meals for Moroccan street children
27th July 2012

London 2012 Olympics: Constantine Louloudis completes GB rowing squad
20-year-old overcomes back injury to make men's eight Spares also named for 52-man Games squad.
4th July 2012

London 2012: Australia men's four shock GB Olympic rowing gold hopes
Treble Olympic champion Drew Ginn leads semi-final shock Stunned British crew aim to hit back in Sunday's final
16th June 2012

London 2012: Improving rivals threaten British rowing medal hopes
With just over 40 days to go before the start of the Olympic Regatta, it is clear that the world's top crews are gradually closing the gap on their British rivals. Though three out of the four British crews expected to challenge strongly for Olympic Gold
15th June 2012

London 2012: Constantine Louloudis fails to make GB's Olympic squad
The GB Olympic rowing squad is being hailed as the strongest ever selected but there was a notable absentee from the list of names announced just across the road from Windsor Castle on Wednesday. Time appears to have run out for Constantine Louloudis, the
6th June 2012

Helen Glover and Heather Stanning lead way in Lucerne dress rehearsal
Lucerne Regatta is considered the best rowing course in the world, notorious for puncturing the ambitions of aspiring gold medallists. All the top crews are here for what is a dress rehearsal for the London Olympics in two months' time
26th May 2012

Sport Olympics 2012: rowing Britain's new-look rowing team dominate at World Cup regatta
Britain's outstanding rowing team have picked up where they left off last year, when they won 10 medals - three of them gold - at the world championships on Lake Bled in Slovenia. On Saturday, in the first World Cup round in Belgrade, 12 of Britain's Olym
5th May 2012

Tom James in GB men's four ahead of Alex Partridge
Tom James has been named ahead of Alex Partridge as the final member of the Great Britain men's four at the start of the Olympic season.
18th April 2012

GB men's coxless four line-up changed for World Cup
Great Britain's world-title winning men's coxless four has been broken up at the start of a season that culminates with the London Olympics.
4th April 2012

London 2012: GB rowing coach Jurgen Grobler to shuffle squad
Team GB rowing coach Jurgen Grobler is to overhaul the men's squad ahead of the London Olympics, BBC Radio Berkshire understands.
13th February 2012

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