STAGING Matt Aldridge - British Rowing

Matt Aldridge

Rower // Men's Squad
Date of Birth: 11th Mar 1996 (27 years old)
Club: Oxford Brookes University BC
Height: 193cm
Hometown: Christchurch

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Matt Aldridge is two-times European champion in the men's four (M4-).

Matt began rowing at a young age as his dad was a coach at Christchurch RC. He first represented GB at junior level in 2014, before spending three years in the U23 team from 2016-2018. He was in the BM8+ that won bronze in 2017 and silver in 2018.

He made his senior team debut at the World Cup III regatta 2021 in the M4-. In 2022 he raced in the men’s pair (M2-) at the World Cup I regatta, before moving into the M4- that won gold at the World Cup III regatta and the European Rowing Championships. He was selected for the M4- for the World Championships, but did not race due to illness.

In 2023, he retained his M4- title at the European Rowing Championships.

On The Water

GB Competitive Record

Year Event Position Boat
2023 European Rowing Championships
Bled, SLO
M4-
2022 European Rowing Championships
Munich, GER
M4-
2022 World Rowing Cup III
Lucerne, SUI
M4-
2022 World Rowing Cup I
Belgrade, SRB
M2-
2021 World Rowing Cup III
Sabaudia, ITA
M4-
2018 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Poznan, POL
BM8+
2017 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Plovdiv, BUL
BM8+
2016 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Rotterdam, NED
5 BM4+
2014 World Rowing Junior Championships
Hamburg, GER
4 JM8+
Year:
2023
Event:
European Rowing Championships
Bled, SLO
Position:
Boat:
M4-
Year:
2022
Event:
European Rowing Championships
Munich, GER
Position:
Boat:
M4-
Year:
2022
Event:
World Rowing Cup III
Lucerne, SUI
Position:
Boat:
M4-
Year:
2022
Event:
World Rowing Cup I
Belgrade, SRB
Position:
Boat:
M2-
Year:
2021
Event:
World Rowing Cup III
Sabaudia, ITA
Position:
Boat:
M4-
Year:
2018
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Poznan, POL
Position:
Boat:
BM8+
Year:
2017
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Plovdiv, BUL
Position:
Boat:
BM8+
Year:
2016
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Rotterdam, NED
Position:
5
Boat:
BM4+
Year:
2014
Event:
World Rowing Junior Championships
Hamburg, GER
Position:
4
Boat:
JM8+