Matthew Filmer
Matthew Filmer
Year: Junior
Hometown: Newcastle, Australia
High School: Newcastle Grammar

2013-14: Rowed in the second seat of the third varsity boat that placed third at the IRA National Championship ... sat in second seat of the third varsity boat that won gold at the Eastern Sprints.

2012-13: Stroked the second varsity eight that placed second at the 2013 IRA National Championship … stroked the second varsity eight that won 2013 Eastern Sprints.

Before Brown: Captain of Boats at Newcastle Grammar School…two-time Australian champion in the single and quad sculls

Personal: Native of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia…attended Newcastle Grammar School…Concentrating in Environmental Science

Favorite part about being a member of Brown Crew: “The amazing opportunities and experiences this team offers me every day is something that continuously excites me.”