London 2012 - Pinsent on rowing and the pub

Fri, 24 Feb 12:17:00 2012

Watch Britain's legendary former Olympic rower Sir Matthew Pinsent in a selection of exclusive interviews with Eurosport ahead of the London Games.

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Sir Pinsent, who won four gold medals in an illustrious Olympic career, speaks to Eurosport about his own experiences, the different categories of rowing and that famous pastime of the British gentleman - going to the pub.

Additional to the chat with Pinsent, Eurosport's correspondent takes you on a tour of the iconic venue for the Olympic tennis tournament - the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon.

Alongside all-time great Sir Steve Redgrave, Pinsent, 41, won his first Olympic gold medal in the coxless pair at the 1992 Barcelona Games.

Also with Redgrave he added 1996 gold to his repertoire, with the duo claiming victory in 2000 and 2004 in the coxless four.

Pinsent also has 10 World Championship gold medals from a 14-year international career.

Introducing M.Pinsent


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