Matthew Long (rower)

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Matthew Long
Born (1975-06-27) 27 June 1975 (age 39)
Sydney
Nationality Australian
Education Newington College
Olympic medal record
Men's Rowing
Bronze medal – third place 2000 Sydney Coxless pairs

Matthew Long (born 27 June 1975) is an Olympic-level rower, who competes for Australia.[1]

Long attended Newington College[2] and coached by Olympian and fellow Old Newingtonian Michael Morgan. He rowed in three NSW Head of the River crews, twice being successful in the 1st Eights race.[3]

In 2000 he teamed up with James Tomkins and won a gold medal in the coxless pair at the Sydney 2000 Olympics.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Olympic Profile
  2. ^ Newington College Register of Past Students 1863-1998 (Syd, 1999)
  3. ^ Great Scot