Date of Birth: 26 October 1984
Having made his Winter Olympics debut in Sochi 2014, Andrew Matthews will be making his second appearance at a Winter Olympics in PyeongChang 2018.
Formerly a European and British Junior Champion in athletics, specialising in the 100m and 60m disciplines, Andrew made the move from athletics to bobsleigh in 2012. As part of Lamin Deen’s four-man crew, he won three gold medals on the North American Cup circuit between 2013 and 2015.
His first Winter Olympics appearance saw him place 19th alongside Deen, John Baines and Ben Simons at Sochi 2014, giving him a taste of what is to come at the upcoming games in PyeongChang.
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