Katie Greves

 Katie Greves

At the World Rowing Championships in Chungju Katie raced in the women's eight finishing 4th overall.

During the 2013 World Cup Series, Katie raced in the women's coxless pair and eight in Sydney finishing 5th and 4th respectively. At Eton Dorney, she finished 4th in the women's coxless pair and in Lucerne, she raced in the women's eight finishing 4th.

At the 2012 Olympic Games in London, Katie raced in the women's eight, finishing 5th.

During the 2012 World Cup Season, Katie raced in the women's eight. The crew won a bronze medal  in Belgrade, finished 5th in Lucerne and won bronze again in Munich.

At the 2011 World Rowing Championships in Bled, Slovenia, Katie raced in the Women's Eight with crew mates Alison Knowles, Jo Cook, Jessica Eddie, Louisa Reeve, Natasha Page, Lindsey Maguire, Victoria Thornley and (cox) Caroline O'Connor. The crew won a Bronze medal, just 2 seconds behind Canada.

During the 2011 World Cup Series Katie raced in the women's eight, taking a silver medal in Munich and 4th place in Lucerne.

At the 2010 World Rowing Championships on New Zealand's Lake Karapiro, Katie took 3rd place in the B-Final of the women's single scull in 7:52.18. The result put her in the world's top 10 and constituted a great performance for the team's reserve.

Katie has represented GB at junior, U23 and senior level in both sculling and sweep events.

Katie learnt to row at Headington School. She won bronze in the women's four at the World Junior Championships in 1999 and represented GB 3 times at U23 level, finishing 5th in the four in 2001, winning bronze in the pair in 2003, and finishing 7th in the single in 2004.

She represented GB in the women's eight at three World Championships, coming 5th in 2005, 8th in 2006 and winning bronze in 2007.

In the 2008 World Cup series Katie raced in the eight and was selected in that boat class for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games where she finished 5th.

In 2009 Katie concentrated on crew sculling after gaining a place in the women's quad for the World Cup series and the World Championships in Poznan. The quad won gold in Banyoles and silver in Munich, finishing 5th in Lucerne. These were creditable results for a new crew. She also doubled up into the women's double scull in Banyoles, placing 5th. At the Worlds the quad were 5th.

She was vice–captain of University of London Boat Club from 2003–4 and graduated in English Literature in 2004.

Katie is Lottery Funded through UK Sport.

Location
Place of Birth: London
Current Address: Henley-on-Thames
Home Town: Oxford
Region(s): London
Personal information
Date of Birth: 2nd September 1982
Education: Headington School, University of London
Rowing information
Club: Leander Club
Boat: Women's Squad
Role: Rower
Learnt to Row: Headington School
Original Club(s): Headington School
Original Coach(es):

Rob Dauncey, Pete Somerville

GB Competitive Record
This Season's Results

Olympic Games
2012 5th W8+
2008 5th W8+
World Rowing Championships
2013 4th W8+
2011 Bronze W8+
2010 9th W1x
2009 5th W4x
2007 Bronze W8+
2006 8th W8+
2005 5th W8+
World Rowing U23 Championships
2004 7th W1x
2003 Bronze W2-
2001 5th W4-
World Rowing Junior Championships
1999 Bronze W4-
GB Rowing Team Senior Trials
2010 3rd W1x