Name: Matthew Denny
Age (in 2017): 21
Sport: Athletics, Discus-Hammer
Coach/s: Ben Thomson
Best international result/s: Silver at Gold Coast Commonwealth Games
Major goal for 2018/2019: To win a medal at the 2019 world champsionships. Break the Australian Record.
Most memorable sporting moment: Cathy Freeman, Gold at the Sydney 2000 Olympics. Best performance under pressure ever!
Biggest Challenge you have faced? Growing up rurally and traveling far and wide to progress my athletic career
What do you like most about your sport? The Challenge of balance between strength, speed, power and technique.
Who/what inspires you to achieve your best in sport? To be the best person I can be and make my family proud
Favourite food/drink: Kebabs, Chocolate milk
Favourite song/music: Anything by Led Zeppelin
Favourite movie: Wolf of Wall Street