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Anna Watkins
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Born in Leek, Staffordshire
Born on 13rd of February 1983

English rower

She won bronze in the double sculls at the Beijing 2008 Olympics, 4 medals in the World Championships, and at the London 2012 Olympics won a gold medal in the double sculls with Katherine Grainger.

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