Olympic Champions Helen Glover and Heather Stanning made a winning return to rowing as they took gold in the women's pair at the World Cup Regatta in France. It was the first time Helen who's from Cornwall had teamed up with her partner since winning gold at the London Olympics in 2012.
Penzance rower Helen Glover and her team mate Polly Swann this morning won gold in the Coxless Pairs at the World Rowing Championships in Chungju, South Korea.
The pair were also victorious at the World Rowing Cup earlier this year. Today's win caps a triumphant year for Glover - she won the first GB gold medal of the 2012 Olympics along with team mate Heather Stanning.
Glover, 27, was born in Truro, Cornwall, and grew up in Penzance.
Olympic rowing champion Helen Glover has won gold for Great Britain at the latest world cup in Lucerne.
Glover, from Penzance, and partner Polly Swann held off a late challenge from New Zealand to make it a hat trick of world cup regatta wins this year going into next month's world championships in South Korea.
Olympic rowing champions Helen Glover and Pete Reed enjoyed a successful return to Eton Dorney at the World Rowing Cup this weekend.
Glover, from Penzance, and Reed, from Nailsworth in Gloucestershire, were back at the scene of their London 2012 triumphs, determined to preserve their reputations.
Cornwall's Olympic rowing champion Helen Glover and her Great Britain team-mate Polly Swann have taken gold in the women's pair at the World Rowing Cup at Eton Dorney. The pair fought off a late challenge from New Zealand to win by a length, with Germany coming third.
It was a return for Helen, to the scene of her 2012 Olympic triumph. Helen and her partner Heather Stanning won Team GBs first gold of the games in the coxless pairs.
The event was held in the UK for the first time in 8 years.
Thousands of people have turned out to see Olympic gold medal winning rower Helen Glover take a victory bus tour through her hometown of Penzance.
Helen and her rowing partner Heather Stanning took the gold in the women's pairs final at the London 2012 games.
Today she returned home to celebrate her win.
Helen Glover has been taking part in a victory bus tour through her home town of Penzance.
The ‘Victory Bus’ set off from Newlyn Quarry travelled past Helen’s parents’ Ice Cream shop and the Golden Post Box near the harbour.