Matthew Redfern Para-Swimmer

  • DOB

    10 Nov 1998
  • Coach

    Mark Stowe
  • Club

    Worcester SC
  • Main event

    S13 100m Freestyle
  • Best result

    World bronze medallist
  • Medals (INT/NAT)

    • 0
    • 0
    • 1
Matthew Redfern 2023 cut

Matthew Redfern came out of competitive retirement to achieve his first senior selection for Great Britain as a part of the newly included Mixed 4x100m 49 Point Relays at the Madeira 2022 World Para Swimming Championships.

Matthew, the older brother of Becky Redfern, competes in the S13 classification and secured a relay consideration time at the 2022 selection trials in Aberdeen. The Worcester SC athlete developed his international racing experience at the Berlin World Series event in March before before heading to the Madeira World Para Swimming Championships in June.

Long Course
Event Year Time/Score Record
S13 100m Freestyle 2022 59.85
S13 100m Backstroke 2018 1:05.79
S13 100m Butterfly 2022 1:04.94
IPC World Championships
Event Year Time/Score Result
S13 100m Backstroke 2023 - Manchester 1:06.76 9th
Mixed 49pts 4x100m Medley Relay 2023 - Manchester 4:34.57 4th
Mixed 49pts 4x100m Freestyle Relay 2023 - Manchester 4:08.90 4th
Mixed 49pts 4x100m Medley Relay 2022 - Madeira 4:39.57 4th
Mixed 49pts 4x100m Freestyle Relay 2022 - Madeira 4:09.29 Bronze
British Para-Swimming International Meet
Event Year Time/Score Result
MC 50m Freestyle 2023 - Sheffield 26.14 24th