Daniel Purcell, 5th Degree


Daniel Purcell is a 5th Degree International Instructor and Examiner.

He is currently based in Toowoomba, Queensland.

Daniel first began Kung Fu martial arts training in Singapore in the early 1990’s. Then attracted by the structure and science of Taekwon-Do began training under Master Daniel Sng at Island Taekwon-Do school.

Since returning to Australia in 2002 ( first as visitor then later permanent resident ) Daniel established the Toowoomba Grammar  branch of Thoroughbred Taekwon-Do under the direction of Master Michael Muleta (8th degree).

Daniel has trained in an International Seminar with Grandmaster Choi Jung Hwa, as well as many seminars with Master Muleta and Master Sng.

He has the unique distinction of having 5 sons, all with Black Belts in ITF Taekwon-Do.

This school ran successfully for over a decade, with annual student numbers often up around the 100 mark.

In 2015, Mr. Purcell established the Christian Outreach Taekwon-Do as a vehicle to blend faith education with the benefits and discipline of martial arts training and values.

Danny was promoted to 5th Degree by ITF President, Grandmaster Choi Jung Hwa in 2019.