Senior A / Matthew Ryan

Senior Athletes
Matthew Ryan
Date of Birth 23/06/1984
Coach Tim McLaren
Nickname Ryno
Height 194cms
Weight 93kgs
Hometown Sydney, Australia
Club Sydney University RCC
Matt Ryan has been part of the Australian Rowing Team from a young age, competing int he World Rowing Junior Championships back in 2002 and being a regular fixture in various age categories as the New South Welshman worked his way through the sweep categories. Ryan teamed with Francis Hegerty, James Marburg and Cameron McKenzie-McHarg to win a silver medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, while also competing in the Australian Men's Eight that finished in sixth place at London 2012. Ryan, who is based down in Melbourne, Victoria where he is the Rowing Master for Wesley College and returned to the Australian Rowing Team in 2015 for the first time since 2012.
Career Achievements
Class Year Race Position
M8+ 2012 World Rowing Cup 3 Second Place
M8+ 2010 World Rowing Championships Third Place
M4- 2009 World Rowing Championships Second Place
M4- 2008 Beijing Olympic Games Second Place
M4- 2008 World Rowing Cup 2 First Place
M8+ 2006 World Rowing Cup 2 First Place
BM4+ 2004 World Rowing U23 Championships First Place
BM8+ 2003 World Rowing U23 Championships Third Place
JM4+ 2002 World Rowing Junior Championships First Place