Name: Matt Hamilton
Position: Second
Sport: Curling
Event(s): Men’s Team, Mixed Doubles
Height: 6-2
DOB: 2/19/1989
Birthplace: Madison, Wis.
Hometown: McFarland, Wis.
High School: McFarland High School (McFarland, Wis.)
Team/Club: Team Shuster, Team Hamilton
Coach(es): Sean Beighton
Olympic Experience
  • Two-time Olympian (2018, 2022); One-time Olympic medalist (1 gold)
  • Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022
  • Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, gold (men's team), 6th (mixed doubles)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2021– 5th (men’s team)
  • Years of participation: Men’s Team – 2015, 2016, 2017, 2019, 2021; Mixed Doubles – 2017
  • Medals: 1 (1 bronze): Bronze – 2016 (men’s team)
Other Career Highlights
  • U.S. Olympic Team Trials: 2018 (gold)
  • U.S. Olympic Mixed Doubles Team Trials: 2018 (gold)
  • U.S. National Championships: 2019 (champion), 2017 (champion), 2016 (runner-up), 2015 (champion), 2014 (2nd), 2013 (7th), 2012 (4th), 2011 (7th), 2008 (9th), 2007 (9th)
  • U.S. Junior National Championships: 2009 (champion), 2008 (champion)
  • World Junior Championships Sportsmanship Award: 2008
  • 2018, 2016 & 2008 USA Curling Team of the Year
  • 2017 USA Curling Athlete of the Year
  • Continental Cup: 2019 (runner-up), 2018 (champion), 2016 champion (champion)
  • Mixed Doubles National Championship: 2019, 2017 (champion), 2016
  • Minnesota Junior Playdowns: 2009 (champion), 2008 (champion)
Personal: Works as a technician with Spectrum Brands...Married to Jen...His sister, Becca Hamilton, is also an elite curler and fellow Olympian