Matthew Russell

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Birthday
19, 1983
Birthplace
New York
Birth Sign
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Birthday
19, 1983 (age 36)
Birthplace
New York

About

Professional triathlete recognized as a Canadian Ironman champion in 2012. He first began competing professionally in 2008 and would eventually compete in dozens of Ironman competitions throughout his career. 

Before Fame

As a child, he played soccer, baseball, and basketball and would later compete in cross country and track in high school. 

Trivia

After college at the University of New Hampshire, he worked as an occupational therapist. 

Family Life

He was born and raised in a small farm in Lisbon, New York. When he was eight, his mother was diagnosed with ALS. She would pass away of the disease five years later. 

Associated With

Both he and James Lawrence are successful Ironman athletes.