Victoria Thornley

Victoria Thornley

Rower, Team GB

The former equestrian rider and model was the first graduate of the Sporting Giants talent identification scheme to win a medal when she struck gold at the 2009 World U23 Championships.

She went on to race with the women’s eight at London 2012 before winning an Olympic silver medal alongside Katherine Grainger in the women’s double scull after an outstanding performance at Rio 2016.

Victoria Thornley won a silver medal for Great Britain in the Women’s Double Scull (W2x) at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games with Katherine Grainger.

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