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Purvis and Tinkler crowned British all-around champions

Daniel Purvis admitted it was a relief to prove that age is nothing but a number after getting his hands back on the senior all-around men’s tit...

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Purvis delighted with World Gymnastics Championships start

Daniel Purvis was left toasting a job well done as Great Britain’s male gymnasts got their 2014 World Championships off to fine start in Nanning...

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Purvis expects best British Championships yet in Liverpool

Louis Smith may be playing down how good he still is as he returns to gymnastics but Olympic bronze medal winning teammate Daniel Purvis isn’t a...

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Purvis to get into Glasgow 2014 spirit at World Cup

Olympic bronze medallist Dan Purvis has vowed to get into the spirit of the Commonwealth Games as he readies himself to compete at next month’s ...

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GB men qualify for five finals at Gymnastics World Champs

Daniel Purvis insists he couldn’t have asked for a much better start to his 2013 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships assault in Antwerp afte...

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Medal Record

London 2012
  • 0 Gold
  • 0 Silver
  • 1 Bronze

Biography

Daniel Purvis has won three consecutive national all- around titles and was ranked number one in the world across all apparatus in 2011.

His gymnastics idol is London 2012 rival Kohei Uchimura ‘because he makes gymnastics look easy’. A Liverpool FC supporter, his sporting hero is Steven Gerrard.

At the 2012 Olympics in London, Purvis won bronze in the gymnastics artistic team with partners Sam Oldham, Louis Smith, Kristian Thomas and Max Whitlock.