Matt Richardson is one of the top physical therapists in the San Francisco Bay Area. He played on the USA Junior National Water Polo team in high school and has been the crew chief on many of Jamie Patrick's swimming adventures including The Great Lake Swim. He is also an avid sailor and fly fisherman.
The Long Swim
Jamie Patrick's support crew on The Long Swim was Jim Patrick, his wife Teresa Patrick, Matt Richardson, Jen Schumacher, Janet Manning, Breanne Melconian, Lynn Kubasek, Asha Allen, Brian Patterson, Keith Metzger, and Morgan Christian. He lasted nearly 18 hours in the water before abandoning his swim at the request and recommendations of his support crew.