• Matt Abood profile
  • Born –  28/06/1986, Sydney, NSW
  • Lives – Canberra ACT
  • Height – 198cm
  • Weight – 93kg
  • Club – Gungahlin
  • Trains – Gungahlin
  • Coach – Shannon Rollason
  • Main Event(s) – 50 and 100m freestyle

Long Course

50m freestyle
2009 World Rome World Championships 21.74
100m freestyle
2009 Rome World Championships 48.35

Short Course

50m freestyle
2009 FINA World Cup – Berlin 20.89
100m freestyle
2009 FINA World Cup – Singapore 45.46

Matt qualified for his third World Championships Team in 2015 in Kazan, Russia.
Won gold in the 4 x 100m freestyle relay at the 2011 World Championships.
Won his first national title in the 50m freestyle at the 2009 Telstra Australian Championships in March, qualifying for the FINA World Championships.
Matt is very active on social media and has an every increasing followers base. Socially aware, Matt uses this forum wisely.

Twitter – @MattAbood

Instagram – @mattabood

“Matthew speaks in a very relatable humble manner, capable of translating key messages drawing on his experience as an Australian representative on the international swimming stage. Adept in keeping, engaging and delivering experiences from a unique and challenging part of his life, Matthew easily captivates his audience.”

David Lyon
Executive Manager
Commonwealth Bank

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