Matt Gotrel

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Matthew Gotrel
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Matthew Gotrel (right) at the European Championships
Personal information
Birth name Matthew Anthony William Gotrel[1]
Born (1989-03-01) 1 March 1989 (age 29)
Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire, England
Sport Rowing

Matthew Anthony William Gotrel MBE (born 1 March 1989) is a British rower. At the World Rowing Championships 2014 in Amsterdam he was a member of the gold medal winning eight and this was repeated in 2015 at Aiguebelette. He won a gold medal in the men's eight event at the 2016 Summer Olympics.[2] Gotrel is a Tottenham Hotspur supporter.

Gotrel was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2017 New Year Honours for services to rowing.[3]


  1. ^ "New Year's Honours list 2017" (PDF). Government Digital Service. 30 December 2016. p. 62. Archived (PDF) from the original on 31 December 2016. Retrieved 31 December 2016.
  2. ^ "Matt Gotrel". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 6 August 2016. Retrieved 10 August 2016.
  3. ^ "No. 61803". The London Gazette (Supplement). 31 December 2016. p. N18.

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