LAMBLEY Matthew < Back  
Sport Athletics
CGA England   
Gender Men
Born 18 Sep 1987 in Doncaster, ENG
Height1.93 m
Weight 110 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Higher education University of Leeds: Leeds, ENG
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He has been hammer throwing since he was thirteen.
Why this sport? He was always playing rugby at school but during the summer holidays, he went to the Don Valley stadium in Sheffield to keep fit and try different sports and as such, he tried the hammer throw and enjoyed it.
Club / Team City of Sheffield AC: Sheffield, ENG
Name of coach Michael Morley
Coach from which country? England
International Debut
Year 2006
Competing for England
Tournament International Tournament
Location Finland
General Interest
Hero / Idol Doncaster athlete Arthur Rowe. (BBC Sport, 31 Aug 2008)
Awards and honours He was awarded the Sebastian Coe Trophy following his performance at the 2008 Yorkshire Athletics Championships. (BBC Sport, 31 Aug 2008)
Ambitions To represent Doncaster and Great Britain at the London Olympic Games in 2012. (BBC Sport, 31 Aug 2008)