Heather Stanning joined Helen Glover in the women’s pair in 2010 and they won silver at their first World Championships and again in 2011 – both times behind New Zealand – but won all three World Cups this year.
Stanning was commissioned from Royal Military Academy Sandhurst in August 2008 into the Royal Artillery and she will return after the Games.
At the 2012 Olympics in London, Stanning won gold in women's pair with partner Helen Glover.
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