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Matteo FURLAN
Sport Open Water Swimming
NOC Italy   
GenderMen
Born29 May 1989 in San Vito al Tagliamento, ITA
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Family
Partner Elena
Residence
Padua, ITA
Occupation
Athlete, Serves in the Navy
Languages
Italian
Higher education
Environmental Engineering - University of Udine: Italy
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training seriously at age 16.
Club / Team
Marina Militare / Team Veneto: Padua, ITA
Name of coach
Moreno Daga [personal]
General Interest
Injuries
He experienced back problems in 2017. (aqarivista.it, 01 Jul 2017)
Other sports
He represented Italy in swimming at the 2015 World University Games in Gwangju, Republic of Korea. (SportsDeskOnline, 30 Oct 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (messaggeroveneto.gelocal.it, 22 Jul 2017)

 Competition Highlights
European Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
7 2011 Szczecin, POL 1500m Freestyle 14:43.74
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
2 2017 Budapest, HUN 25km 5:02:47.0
3 2015 Kazan, RUS 25km 4:54:38.0
3 2015 Kazan, RUS 5km 55:20.0
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
3 2018 Glasgow, SCO 25km 4:57:55.8
6 2018 Glasgow, SCO 10km 1:49:36.7
5 2018 Glasgow, SCO 5km - Team Relay 52:53.1
11 2016 Hoorn, NED 10km 1:55:27.5
2 2016 Hoorn, NED 25km 5:06:07.5
5 2014 Berlin, GER 10km 1:50:03.8
8 2012 Piombino, ITA 10km 1:57:59.1
World Series
Rank Year Venue Event Result
  2020   10km  
15 2020 Doha, QAT 10km 1:50:07.5
2 2019   10km  
8 2019 Beau Vallon, SEY 10km 1:56:33.20
15 2019 Doha, QAT 10km 1:52:38.7
4 2019 Lac St. Jean, QC, CAN 10km 1:53:47.00
4 2019 Lac-Mégantic, QC, CAN 10km 2:06:52.80
3 2019 Nantou, TPE 10km 1:56:38.4
3 2019 Ohrid, MKD 10km 2:00:23.3
2 2019 Qiandaohu, CHN 10km 1:56:05.30
4 2018   10km  
16 2018 Abu Dhabi, UAE 10km 1:53:37.5
5 2018 Balatonfüred, HUN 10km 1:56:02.00
6 2018 Beau Vallon, SEY 10km 1:49:47.00
6 2018 Doha, QAT 10km 1:52:44.0
8 2018 Qiandaohu, CHN 10km 1:56:39.50
5 2018 Setúbal, POR 10km 1:56:38.01
33 2017   10km  
9 2017 Abu Dhabi, UAE 10km 1:46:00.6
17 2017 Setúbal, POR 10km 1:30:24.45
15 2016 Abu Dhabi, UAE 10km 1:47:53.40
17 2016 Balatonfüred, HUN 10km 1:50:51.00
6 2015 Abu Dhabi, UAE 10km 1:57:55.3
11 2015 Hong Kong, CHN 10km 1:56:15.1
7 2015 Qiandaohu, CHN 10km 1:53:13
15 2015 San Miguel de Cozumel, MEX 10km 1:42:21.00
8 2015 Viedma, ARG 10km 1:56:01.18
17 2014 Cancún, MEX 10km 1:57:12
7 2014 Setúbal, POR 10km 1:52:12.0
8 2013 Hong Kong, CHN 10km 1:53:39.9