Matthew HUDSON-SMITH

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Athlete personal details which are given in the second column

Born26 October 1994Age
GenderMale
Height192 cm Weight79 kg
Club / TeamBIRCHFLD

Biography

2014 Commonwealth Games relay gold. 2016 Olympic finalist // 200 pb: 20.88 -13 (20.98 -18). 3 EJC 200/4x400 2013; 1 COM 4x400 2014 (held off the experienced Chris Brown BAH to win for England with a 44.56 split in the rain); 2 ECH 2014 (1 4x400); 3 ECH 4x400 2016; 8 OLY 2016 (ran in 4x400 team which crossed the line first in their heat, but were disqualified because he was judged to have started running on leg 3 outside the takeover zone); sf WCH 2017 (3 4x400); dnf London Diamond 2017 (fell over at start); dq COM 2018 (lane, then pulled up injured in 4x400).1 UK 2016/2017/2018 (2014-dq/ht-lane). Lives-Wolverhampton. His first sport was football but he was told he lacked aggression. His mother Cheryl encouraged him into athletics. Coach-Lance Braumann.

In 2018: 2 Brisbane Classic 200 ‘B’; dq/ht COM (lane); dnf/ht COM 4x400 (hamstring); 1 Clermont FL NTC Spring; 1 Clermont FL Pure/NTC (44.70); 4 Kingston Jamaica International; 7 Rome Diamond; 4 Kingston Racers GP; 1 UK; 3 Rabat Diamond; 6 London Diamond .

DateDiscipline
World Championships Bronze Medallist 20174x400m Relay
2 European Golds 20144x400m Relay
2018400m
2 European Silvers 2014400m
20184x400m Relay
European Bronze Medallist 20164x400m Relay
8th at Olympic Games 2016400m
European Junior Championships Bronze Medallist 2013200m
European Junior Championships Bronze Medallist 20134x400m Relay
Athlete Major results, first column show the competition, the second the rank, then location and discipline
DisciplineRankResultDateLocationCategory
200m220.8820 Jul 2013RietiOutdoor
300m532.7407 Jun 2015BirminghamOutdoor
400m244.4813 Aug 2016Rio de JaneiroOutdoor
200m121.3324 Feb 2013BirminghamIndoor
Athlete Major results, first column show the competition, the second the rank, then location and discipline
DisciplineRankResultDateLocationCategory
200m220.9828 Mar 2018BrisbaneOutdoor
400m644.6321 Jul 2018LondonOutdoor