Corporal Neil Heritage, who lost both his legs in Iraq, and Alex Mackenzie travelled three thousand miles in 51 days. The boat they used has gone on display at the town's River and Rowing Museum. In the video Alex shares his story.
Post box near Olympic rowers' home club painted gold
Royal Mail have painted gold a post box, near the Leander Rowing Club in Henley-on-Thames. The gesture marks pride in the success of the club's rowers at the Olympics. Members of the club won 12 medals at the London 2012 Games.
The men's eight rowing at Eton Dorney have won bronze for Great Britain.
James Foad, from Southampton, Richard Egington, Matthew Langridge and Alex Partridge from Henley, and Tom Ransley, from Ashford, all starred in the race, at one point hitting the lead, before Germany stormed to a finish.