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Date of Birth: 22/04/74
Place of Birth: Victoria
Hometown: Victoria
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 190 lbs
Years on National Team: 7
  Adam Parfitt is a veteran member of the men's eights crew and enters his second Olympic Games eager to gain a first major international medal. He placed fourth with the crew at the last Games in Atlanta and has never stepped on the podium in five world championship appearances. He was member of the national junior team in 1991 and 1992 and was named Rowing Canada's junior sculler of the year in 1991.


2000 Games
Sept. 20: Men's eight: Michael Belenkie, Calgary; Bryan Donnelly, Calgary; Matt Swick, St. Catharines, Ont.; Tom Herschmiller, Comox, B.C.; Lawrence Varga, Nanoose Bay, B.C.; Morgan Crooks, Lethbridge, Alta.; David Calder, Victoria; Adam Parfitt, Victoria, and Chris Taylor, St. Catharines), finished third in repechage heat, eliminated.
Sept. 18: Men's eight: Michael Belenkie, Calgary; Bryan Donnelly, Calgary; Matt Swick, St. Catharines, Ont.; Tom Herschmiller, Comox, B.C.; Lawrence Varga, Nanoose Bay, B.C.; Morgan Crooks, Lethbridge, Alta.; David Calder, Victoria; Adam Parfitt, Victoria, and Chris Taylor, St. Catharines, Ont.), finished third in heat, dropped to second-change repechage.
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