Zac Purchase Great Britain & N. Ireland
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Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

02 May 1986

Height

1.86m

Weight

72kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 0

Top Performances

Sport Guides

ROWING

Zac Purchase competed in ROWING

Did you know?

  • There are 14 rowing events, all held over a 2000m course at Eton Dorney.
  • They vary from those between solo rowers up to those featuring crews of eights.
  • Some races involve sculling (rowing with an oar in each hand) while others are for sweep rowers (using just one oar).
  • All events begin with heats and there is a repechage round for boats that do not qualify automatically.
  • Rowing has produced at least one gold for Team GB in each of the last seven Olympics.

Head to Head

Zac Purchase vs Mark Hunter

Zac Purchase

Zac Purchase One to watch Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

6:37.78 Men's Lightweight Double Sculls

Height

1.86m (6'1")

Weight

72kg

Age

28

Mark Hunter

Mark Hunter Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

6:37.78 Men's Lightweight Double Sculls

Height

1.82m (6'0")

Weight

73kg

Age

36

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