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Senior A / Darryn Purcell

Senior Athletes
Darryn Purcell
Date of Birth 05/10/1985
Coach Brett Crow
Nickname Daz, Derrick, Frosty
Height 183cm
Weight 72kgs
Hometown Brisbane, Australia
Club Toowong Rowing Club
Previous Rowing Clubs/School

Darryn Purcell came onto the international scene in 2006, competing in the lightweight quad sculls at the U23 World Championships, winning a bronze medal.

Purcell has gone on to win two World Championships medals - gold and silver in the lightweight men’s eight in 2011 and 2010 respectively.

Career Achievements
Class Year Race Position
LM8+ 2011 World Championships First Place
LM8+ 2010 World Championships Second Place
BLM4X 2006 U23 World Championships Third Place