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Matthew Levy

#225

Born

11/01/87 Sydney Australia

Lives

Sydney, NSW

Height

166cm

Weight

Nickname

Matt, Mouse

Coach

Steven Badger

Favourite Swimming Memory

London 2012 - 4 x 100m freestyle relay gold

Favourite Quote

"Be the best you can be"

Role Model

Parents

3 Words That Best Describe You

determined, focused, easy-going

Career Highlights 

’04, ‘08’ ’12 and 2016 Paralympic selection.
Gold at Beijing, 2008.
Gold at London, 2012.

Australian Representative Honours and Results 

Paralympic Games
Athens, 2004.
Beijing, China 2008 – Gold 4x100 medley, 7th 400m freestyle, 200IM and 8th 50m freestyle.
London, England 2012 – Gold 4x100 freestyle, Silver 100m freestyle, Bronze 100m breaststroke, Bronze 200IM, Bronze 4x100 medley, 4th 50m freestyle, 4th 50m butterfly and 7th 400 freestyle
Rio, Brazil 2016 - Bronze 200IM, 4th 50m freestyle, 4th 100m freestyle, 4th 4x100m medley, 5th 50m butterfly and 5th 4x100m freestyle.
 
World Championships
Durban, South Africa 2006
Eindhoven, Netherlands 2010 - Gold 4×100 m freestyle relay, Silver 100m breaststroke and 100 m freestyle, Bronze 50 m butterfly and 200m IM
Montreal, Canada 2013 - Gold 200m IM S7 and 4×100 m freestyle relay, Silver 100 m freestyle S7
Glasgow, Scotland 2015 - Silver 100 m freestyle S7 and 200 m medley SM7, 50 m freestyle S7 and Men's 4×100 m freestyle relay 34 points, 4th 100 m breaststroke SB7, men's 50 m butterfly S7 and men's 4 × 100 m medley relay 34pts

Commonwealth Games
Gold Coast, Australia 2018 – Gold S7 50m Freestyle
 
Para Pan Pacific Championships
Edmonton, Canada 2011 – Gold S7 50m Butterfly, Gold S7 50m Freestyle, Gold S7 100m Freestyle, Silver SM7 200m IM
Pasadena, United States 2014 – Gold S7 50m Butterfly, Gold S7 50m Freestyle, Gold S7 100m Freestyle, Gold S7 200m IM, Gold 4x100m Medley Relay, Bronze SB7 100m Breaststroke
Cairns, Australia 2018 - 
 

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