Matthew Mortensen in 2013
|Born||December 11, 1985|
Huntington Station, New York, United States
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||85 kg (187 lb)|
Matthew "Matt" Mortensen (born December 11, 1985) is an American luger who has been competing since 2000. His best Luge World Cup season finish was silver in both the Lake Placid, USA and Altenberg, Germany World Cups in 2016-2017. Mortensen and teammate Jayson Terdiman finished the 2016-2017 season ranked 3rd internationally.
Mortensen finished 14th in the doubles luge with team-mate Preston Griffall at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. After Griffall chose to focus on his education for the 2014–15 season, Mortensen teamed up with Jayson Terdiman.
- Matthew Mortensen. sports-reference.com
- Jon R. Anderson (February 4, 2014) Meet your military Olympians. militarytimes.com
- "Augusta's Julia Clukey earns spot on USA Luge team". Bangor Daily News. May 20, 2014. Retrieved November 29, 2014.
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