Matt is ranked number three in the UK in his age group for discus.  In 2016, Matt won a bronze medal at the English Championships.

His future aims include winning gold in the discus at the Olympic Games.

In addition to Matt’s achievements in Athletics he is also a talented Rugby player, having been selected to represent England Under 17s.


Date of birth: 21st October 1995

Borough/District: Ashford

Career highlights

  • 2016: England Athletics Championships – bronze medal
  • 2016: British Athletics Championships – 7th place
  • 2015: England Athletics U23 Championships – bronze medal
  • 2015: Represented England (U23) in Portugal – bronze medal
  • 2014: English Schools’ Champion – Discus
  • 2013: Transitioned into U20 Discus
  • 2012: England Athletics U17 Champion
  • 2012: English Schools’ Champion
  • 2012: UK School Games – silver medal
  • 2012: SIAB International – gold medal
  • 2012: Kent County Champion – Discus, Javelin and Shot Put

Photo credit: Stu Forster