Rebecca Adlington won string of Olympic medals

Rebecca Adlington found fame in the Beijing Olympics where she won two gold medals, and at last year's London 2012 Games she took home two bronze medals.

At the beginning of the year she announced her retirement from the sport to pursue a career in broadcasting.

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Adlington relief as medals found

Swimming star Rebecca Adlington said she is "so relieved" after her Olympic medals were found following a break-in at her home. The double Olympic champion had tweeted that she was "shaking" after believing the irreplaceable items had been stolen.