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daniel purvis

Men's Artistic Gymnast
  • Born: 1990-11-13 (Age 27)
  • Birthplace: Liverpool
  • Lives: Southport
  • Club: Southport Gymnastics Club
  • Coach: Jeff Brookes and Andrei Popov
  • Career Highlights: 2012 Olympic Games team bronze medallist, 2012 European Championships team gold, Four-time British Championships all-around champion


Dan is one of Britain’s most successful men’s artistic gymnasts having won British, Commonwealth, European, World and Olympic medals. A strong all-around gymnast and a regular presence in British teams over the years, Dan played a major role in the historic bronze medal won by Team GB at the London 2012 Olympics.

  • 2016 European Championships team silver
  • 2016 Glasgow World Cup bronze
  • 2015 World Championship team silver
  • 2015 European Championships all-around bronze
  • 2015 British Championships all-around champion, floor and rings gold, parallel bars silver, masters floor and parallel bars bronze
  • 2015 Scottish Championships all-around champion, floor, pommel parallel bars and high bar gold
  • 2014 Commonwealth Games (Team Scotland) parallel bars gold, team silver, rings bronze
  • 2014 European Championships team silver and floor bronze
  • 2014 British Championships parallel bars silver, rings silver
  • 2013-14 World Cup series champion
  • 2013 Glasgow World Cup all-around silver
  • 2013 Stuttgart World Cup all-around bronze
  • 2013 World Championships 7th all around, 4th on floor
  • 2013 Tokyo World Cup bronze
  • 2013 British Championships all-around silver
  • 2013 English Championships silver all-around
  • 2012 Glasgow World Cup all-around bronze
  • 2012 Stuttgart World Cup silver
  • 2012 Olympic Games team bronze
  • Selected to Team GB for 2012 Olympic Games
  • 2012 British all-around champion and rings masters champion
  • 2012 European Championship team gold
  • 2011 World Championships, 4th all-around
  • 2011 World Cup series champion
  • 2011 European Championships all-around bronze
  • 2011 British Championships all-around champion
  • 2011 Glasgow World Cup all-around champion
  • 2010 British Championships all-around champion
  • 2010 Stuttgart World Cup, floor silver, all-around gold
  • 2010 World Championships floor bronze, all-around 5th
  • 2010 European Championships floor bronze, team silver
  • 2009 World Championships floor and rings finals
  • 2008 Junior European Championships team gold, all-around silver
  • 2006 Junior European Championships team 4th, parallel bars final
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