Matt Francis

Nationality: GBR Height: 188cm Age: 20
Course Engineering (MET)
College Gonville and Caius
University Cambridge
Status Undergraduate
Role Rower

About Matt:

Why did you choose Engineering (MET)?

I’ve always enjoyed problem solving and understanding how things work

Why did you first try rowing?

All of my friends signed up for it during freshers week so I figured that I should join them too!

Who introduced you to the sport of rowing?

Ben Dyer at Caius Boat Club, Cambridge

Where else have you rowed?


What are your proudest rowing achievements?

Rowing over at headship in mays ’23, with a 7 length lead!

Do you have a favourite Boat Race? Which one and why?

2003, the closeness and battle right to the line make it one of the best to watch

What would winning The Boat Race mean to you?


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