Former World and Olympic Champion in Rowing and Cycling. Excelling at two sports, Rebecca won a Silver medal at the 2004 Athens Olympics and a Gold medal at the World Championships the following year. After retiring from rowing due to an injury she took up track cycling and went on to win a Silver medal at the World Championships in 2007 and an Olympic Gold medal in 2008. Since her sporting achievements Rebecca has helped in hospitals, focusing on recovery treatments. Rebecca is also seen at schools around the country, talking about her career and expressing her zeal of sport through children and adults. 

In 2013 Rebecca joined the Access Sport team for the annual London Cycle Sportive, cheering riders though the finish line and awarding them their hard earned medals.