Sprint canoe/kayaker and Olympic hopeful, Nicholas Matveev represented Canada at the Junior / Under 23 Worlds in Portugal in 2015 where he placed 10th in the world. The following year he saw exceptional results and earned a spot on the Senior Men's National Team. He became a three-time national champion in all single distances for the second time in his career, and broke the all-time national record in the 200 metres. In 2016, Nicholas collected six national medals.
Nick raced for Team Ontario at the 2017 Canada Games where he won both of his individual distances, the 200m and 500m and helped team Ontario to finish first by bringing home four medals total!
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