Matthew Finley


2019 NextGen Team Athlete

  • ProgramMen's Open
  • Club AffiliationSt. Catharines Rowing Club

General Facts

  • Date of BirthAugust 29, 1994
  • HometownSt. Catharines, ON
  • Social Media

Career Info

  • Joined National Team2014
  • Club AffiliationSt. Catharines Rowing Club
  • First Rowed2006
  • First CoachJim Finley

Fun Facts

What I love about rowing

The thrill of winning and hanging out with the boys.


Video games. Sleeping. Eating. Listening to thunderstorms. Destroying Netflix series.

Favourite place to race

At my home course in St. Catharines.


Year Event Class Position
2019Pan American GamesM1x7th
2016World U23 ChampionshipsBM4x11th
2015World U23 ChampionshipsBM4x1st
2014World U23 ChampionshipsBM4x7th
  • Government of Canada
  • Canadian Olympic Team
  • Canadian Paralympic Committee
  • Own the Podium
  • Canadian Sport Institute
  • Concept 2
  • Filippi
  • Filippi Canada
  • RegattaCentral
  • Hudson Boat Works
  • Regatta Sport
  • Yamaha Power Equipment