Tokyo 2021 Olympian sailor, Matt Wearn, has been sailing from the age of 5. He won gold in Men’s One Person Dinghy. How old is he now?
Matt Wearn is a renowned and exceptional Australian swimmer who has specialized in sailing for decades. The 29-year-old Australian is making his debut at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo this summer.
Moreover, Matt has won silver medals at the Laser World Championships in 2018, 2019, and 2020, three consecutive years. Also, he was placed third (bronze medal) at the 2017 Spilt Laser championship held in Croatia.
Nevertheless, Matt has worked really hard to be in the Olympics, and he wins gold for his country. It was like a dream for him that finally became true.
Matt Wearn Age: How Old Is He?
Matt is 25 years of age in 2021 as he was born in 1995, and his birthday falls on September 30 this year. Furthermore, Wearn is Australian by nationality as he is from Perth, Australia.
As per the recently updated news from Latestly, Matt won gold in Men’s One Person Dinghy- Laser for Australia. He defeated Tonči Stipanović and Hermann Tomasgaard on August 1, 2021. They won silver and bronze medals respectively.
Discussing his yearly income, Matt’s actual net worth is under audit now. Based on some online sources, the average earning of the laser sailor is approximately more than $50k.
How Tall Is The Sailor? Height Disclosed
Matt Wearn’s actual height and weight are unavailable now. But, by looking at his photos, he is quite tall in stature and has a decent body weight.
Matt Wearn wins gold in the men’s laser!
— Olympics (@Olympics) August 1, 2021
Besides, Matt’s fiance or partner, Emma Plasschaert is from Belgium. It seems like the duo is engaged.
Matt and his future wife Emma have been sailing together for seven years. As per the records, his long-term girlfriend Emma is also competing at the Olympic games.
The phenomenal sailor Matt is active on Instagram with a good fan following. He keeps his three thousand fans updated about daily adventures and vacation snaps on this app.
Who Are Matt Wearn Parents?
Matt was born to his supportive parents in Perth, Australia. His father and mother’s identity is out of sight now.
His mom and dad must be proud of his achievements and recognition. Besides, information about the rest of his family, including siblings, is not available at the moment.
His School Details
Matt Wearn joined a renowned school in Perth when he was young.
He attended Woodvale Secondary College and later on excelled in sailing by joining Royal Perth Yacht Club, Fremantle SC.