Biography:

In his Olympic debut at PyeongChang 2018, defenceman Mat Robinson helped Team Canada win the bronze medal. In the leadup to PyeongChang 2018, Robinson played for Team Canada in the Channel One Cup and Tournament of Nikolai Puchkov in 2017. He previously wore the maple leaf at the 2016 Deutschland Cup. Robinson spent four years playing for the University of Alaska-Anchorage. After spending his first season as a professional with the ECHL’s Elmira Jackals, he went to Europe to further his career. In 2010-11, he helped Sparta Sarpsborg win a Norwegian league title. From 2011 to 2013 he suited up for Timra IK in Sweden before moving to the KHL. He spent the 2013-14 season with the Riga Dynamo before joining Moscow Dynamo for three seasons. He began playing with CSKA Moscow in 2017-18.

A little more about Mat…

Getting into the Sport: Started playing hockey at age 4 because his brother and father played… Outside interests: Enjoys playing golf, baseball, tennis, and travelling… Graduated from the University of Alaska-Anchorage with a Bachelor of Science in Natural Sciences…