Reading rowers storm to victory!

Great Britain celebrated their first gold medal of the London Olympic Games after Helen Glover and Heather Stanning, both based in Reading, stormed to victory in the final of the women's pair.

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  • Heather and Helen strike Gold

    Sporting history was made in our region today as Team GB won their first 2012 Gold. And the golden girls are both from Reading.

  • Historic win for Reading pair

    Olympic champions Helen Glover and Heather Stanning have been hit by the enormity of their achievement winning Britain's first gold medal.