Frances Houghton and Debbie Flood, who both train at the Leander club in Henley, couldn't quite match the success of Helen Glover and Heather Stanning.
They've come sixth in the final of the women's quadruple sculls.
More top news
A man has dedicated his life to restoring WW2 Spitfire planes. Despite only finding genuine parts every 18 months, he's a man on a mission.
Thursday night's weather for the east of the region
Thursday night's weather for the west of the region