Mark Hunter and Zac Purchase Hunter and Purchase take silver

Great Britain's Mark Hunter and Zac Purchase narrowly fail to defend their lightweight men's double sculls title, beaten to the line by Denmark.

4 Aug 12

Zac Purchase, Mark Hunter Purchase & Hunter cruise to semis

Denmark

29 Jul 12

Defending Olympic champions Zac Purchase and Mark Hunter reach the men's lightweight double sculls semi-finals.

Zac Purchase and Mark Hunter GB duo target Olympic fightback

Team GB

25 Jul 12

Rowers Mark Hunter and Zac Purchase insist they can defend their Olympic title despite a series of setbacks in the build-up.

Team GB rowing squad in Windsor Team GB name powerful rowing team

Team GB

6 Jun 12

Great Britain have named 48 rowers in the squad for the London Olympics, with four places still to be decided.

More Men's Lightweight Double Sculls stories (5)

Head to Head

Mark Hunter vs Zac Purchase

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

35

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

27

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