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Lieu de naissance

Peterborough, ON

Résidence

Peterborough, ON

Sport

Football à 5

Matt Brown is in his ninth season with the national team and was a member of Canada’s bronze medal winning squad at the 2007 Parapan American Games in Rio. He has also played for Team Canada at the past three world championships.

Brown was diagnosed with cerebral palsy when he was three years old. It affects the right side of his body. He started playing soccer when he was four-years-old and has been competing against able-bodied athletes since he was nine.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2007, 2015 Parapan American Games… 2009, 2011, 2015 CP World Championships…

PERSONAL

Also plays for the Peterborough City men’s side and coaches an under-12 girls team…

NOTABLE INTERNATIONAL RESULTS

  • 2015 World Championships 10th
  • 2014 America Cup 4th
  • 2013 Intercontinental Cup 10th
  • 2013 Défi sportif 3
  • 2011 World Championships 12th
  • 2012 International Trophy 1st
  • 2009 World Championships 9th
  • 2007 Parapan American Games 3rd