Katherine Grainger Great Britain & N. Ireland
One to watch

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

12 Nov 1975

Height

1.83m

Weight

80kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 0
All-time
Gold Silver Bronze
1 3 0

Top Performances

Sport Guides

ROWING

Biography

Competed in: ROWINGRowing

Grainger is Britain's most successful female rower, with silver medals at each of the last three Olympics

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Every GB 2012 gold medal

BBC Sport rounds up all 29 of Great Britain's gold medals at the London 2012 Olympics.

1 Jan 13

Great Britain's golden Games Great Britain's golden Games

Team GB

12 Aug 12

BBC Sport looks back on each one of the 29 gold medals won by Great Britain at the London 2012 Olympics.

GB's Katherine Grainger on BBC Emotional Grainger reflects on gold

An emotional Katherine Grainger tells BBC Sport's Mishal Husain of her relief at finally achieving Olympic gold after three consecutive Olympic silver medals.

Grainger and Watkins GB medals unbeatable - Redgrave

Women's Pair

5 Aug 12

Sir Steve Redgrave believes British rowing's record-breaking nine-medal haul at London 2012 may never be beaten.

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Results for Katherine Grainger

Date Event Rank Mark
3 Aug Women's Double Sculls Final, Final A 1 gold 6:55.82
30 Jul Women's Double Sculls Heats, Heat 1 1 OB 6:44.33

Head to Head

Katherine Grainger vs Anna Watkins

Katherine Grainger

Katherine Grainger One to watch Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results

6:55.82 Women's Double Sculls

Height

1.83m (6'0")

Weight

80kg

Age

38

Anna Watkins

Anna Watkins Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results

6:55.82 Women's Double Sculls

Height

1.83m (6'0")

Weight

78kg

Age

31

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