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Olympic rower versus Peterborough schoolboy

The gold medal winning rower Katherine Grainger has been in Peterborough to officially open a new sports facility at one of the city's schools.

She took on the British boys champion on a rowing machine, 11-year old Archie Sootheran in a one-minute race. Katherine was opening a new £1.9 million sports centre at The Peterborough School.

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