Matt has fallen in love with the sport of running over the past few years. He has ran 2:25 and won the 2021 Hobart Marathon, 30:28 at the 2020 Launceston 10 and has also run 14:35 over 5km. Matt has a Bachelor of Sports Science and a Bachelor of Health and Physical education and works as a PE teacher.
Matt grew up in Warrnambool before making the move to the big smoke of Geelong
His favourite event to both race and coach athletes for is the marathon. He feels that it provides so many different mental and physical challenges. What Matt loves most about coaching is assisting other people to achieve their goals and working with athletes who have a range of different experiences.