Participants

Matthew LEVY

Matthew LEVY
    Swimming
Birth Date:  11 Jan 1987
Place of Birth:  PADDINGTON
Country of birth:  AUS
Age:  31
Gender:   Men
Sport Class
S7

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
SWM Swimming Men's S7 50m Freestyle 1 Gold

Matthew LEVY - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Mon, 9 Apr 11:33
Men's S7 50m Freestyle Heat 1
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 20:06
Gold Medal Event Men's S7 50m Freestyle Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Paralympic Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 50m Freestyle S7 4 0:28.68
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 100m Freestyle S7 4 1:02.28
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 50m Butterfly S7 5 0:31.32
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 200m Individual Medley SM7 3 2:36.99
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 4 x 100m Freestyle 34 pts 5 3:51.96
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 4 x 100m Medley 34 pts 4 4:18.08
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 50m Freestyle S7 4 28.68
2012 London, GBR Men's 50m Freestyle S7 4 0:28.58
2012 London, GBR Men's 100m Freestyle S7 2 1:01.38
2012 London, GBR Men's 400m Freestyle S7 7 4:58.12
2012 London, GBR Men's 100m Breaststroke SB7 3 1:22.62
2012 London, GBR Men's 50m Butterfly S7 4 0:31.54
2012 London, GBR Men's 200m Individual Medley SM7 3 2:37.18
2012 London, GBR Men's 4 x 100m Freestyle 34 pts 1 3:50.17
2012 London, GBR Men's 4 x 100m Medley 34 pts 3 4:14.97
2012 London, GBR Men's 50m Freestyle S7 4 28.58
2008 Beijing, CHN Men's 50m Freestyle S8 8 0:29.68
2008 Beijing, CHN Men's 400m Freestyle S8 7 4:51.77
2008 Beijing, CHN Men's 200m Individual Medley SM8 7 2:38.35
2008 Beijing, CHN Men's 4x100m Medley 34 pts 1 4:11.90
2004 Athens, GRE Men's 50m Freestyle S8 5 0:30.14
2004 Athens, GRE Men's 100m Freestyle S8 5 1:04.99
2004 Athens, GRE Men's 400m Freestyle S8 8 5:04.64
2004 Athens, GRE Men's 100m Backstroke S8 5h1 1:22.49
2004 Athens, GRE Men's 100m Butterfly S8 6h2 1:18.32

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2015 Glasgow, SCO Men's 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 34 pts 3 3:56.26
2015 Glasgow, SCO Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 pts 4 4:19.67
2015 Glasgow, SCO Men's 100m Freestyle S7 2 1:02.51
2015 Glasgow, SCO Men's 100m Breaststroke SB7 4 1:21.97
2015 Glasgow, SCO Men's 200m Individual Medley SM7 2 2:38.12
2015 Glasgow, SCO Men's 50m Butterfly S7 4 31.51
2015 Glasgow, SCO Men's 50m Freestyle S7 3 28.71
2013 Montreal, CAN Men's 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 34 pts 1 3:51.14
2013 Montreal, CAN Men's 100m Breaststroke SB7 4 1:23.93
2013 Montreal, CAN Men's 50m Freestyle S7 4 28.66
2013 Montreal, CAN Men's 100m Freestyle S7 2 1:01.89
2013 Montreal, CAN Men's 50m Butterfly S7 4 31.44
2013 Montreal, CAN Men's 200m Individual Medley SM7 1 2:39.14
2013 Montreal, CAN Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 4 4:16.18
2010 Eindhoven, NED Men's 4x100m Freestyle 34pts 1 3:48.72
2010 Eindhoven, NED Men's 400m Freestyle S7 4 5:00.47
2010 Eindhoven, NED Men's 100m Breaststroke SB7 2 1:25.82
2010 Eindhoven, NED Men's 50m Freestyle S7 4 29.06
2010 Eindhoven, NED Men's 200m Individual Medley SM7 3 2:42.28
2010 Eindhoven, NED Men's 100m Freestyle S7 2 1:01.89
2010 Eindhoven, NED Men's 50m Butterfly S7 3 32.36
2010 Eindhoven, NED Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 1 4:13.33
2006 Durban, RSA Men's 50m Freestyle S8 6 28.96
2006 Durban, RSA Men's 100m Freestyle S8 7 1:03.27
2006 Durban, RSA Men's 400m Freestyle S8 5 4:57.42

Nickname: Matt (swimming.org.au, 7 Mar 2018)
Hobbies

Travel, beach, sports trivia, cooking, eating, sleeping, watching movies (Athlete, Oct 2017; paralympic.org.au, 7 Mar 2018)


Occupation: Banker (Athlete, Oct 2017)
Education: Business at Swinburne University of Technology (online), Australia
Languages spoken: English
Coach

CLUB: Steve BATGER (AUS) (swimming.org.au, 7 Mar 2018)


Reason: For health reasons. (Athlete, Oct 2017)
Ambition: Qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 28 Feb 2018)
Memorable: Winning gold at the London 2012 Paralympic Games. (Athlete, Oct 2017)
Hero: Parents, Michael and Penny (Athlete, Oct 2017)
Influence: "No particular person, but watching and learning from different sports and sport people." (Athlete, 7 Mar 2018)
Additional information

IMPAIRMENT DETAILS
Born at 25 weeks with multiple disabilities. Had 50-odd operations and is legally blind with cerebral palsy. (saxton.com.au, 27 Feb 2018)

REPRESENTATIVE
Member of Athlete Advisory Group World Para Swimming. (LinkedIn, 27 Feb 2018)

AWARDS
Awarded Order of Australia Medal (OAM) for services to swimming in 2014. (au.bouncefoods.com, 27 Feb 2018)


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Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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