With Olympic gold at London 2012 to add to her silver medals from Sydney in 2000, Athens in 2004, and Beijing in 2008, as well as six world championship titles in her collection, Katherine is Britain’s most successful female rower.

 

LATEST NEWS

Sunday 15 May 2016 – Katherine Grainger and Vicky Thornley, together with their coaching team have decided to disband the double scull boat for Rio and will not compete at the Lucerne World Cup this next week. See NEWS pages here…

Sir David Tanner, Performance Director for GB Rowing said “After Lucerne, Katherine and Vicky will be given the opportunity to be considered for the women’s eight”.

 

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BOOK REVIEW

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“The book is a testament to friendship” (The Observer)

“… as much about people as it is about the physical and mental challenges of world-class rowing” (The Financial Times)

“a beautifully crafted tale of a singular woman… an important and long overdue book… its pages are rich with emotion; passion, anger and determination ooze out of the text.” (Rowing & Regatta Magazine)

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The paperback edition of Katherine’s autobiography (pictured above) is now available. It features an updated foreword, a new cover and title; ‘Katherine Grainger the Autobiography’. Purchase a copy here.