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Personal information
Full name Daniel William Conn
Height 185 cm (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 109 kg (16 st 8 lb)
Playing information
Position Second-row
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2005–06 Canterbury Bulldogs 3 0 0 0 0
2007–09 Gold Coast Titans 28 1 0 0 4
2010–11 Sydney Roosters 28 1 0 0 4
Total 59 2 0 0 8

Daniel William Conn (born 14 February 1986) is an Australian model and former professional rugby league footballer. He played in the second-row for several clubs in the NRL.

He has also appeared on Geordie Shore Season 6 as the personal trainer. Dan had a romance with Vicky Pattison and also appeared alongside her in season 1 of Ex on the Beach.

Playing career

A Wellington Cowboys & St Johns Dubbo junior, Conn played for the Canterbury Bulldogs and Gold Coast Titans.

The Sydney Roosters signed Conn in 2010. In 2011 he was forced to retire at age 25 due to spinal cord injuries.

Retirement

In Round 12 of the 2011 NRL season, Conn received a major neck injury which needed major surgery to have his spine fused. A week later he was told that there was a high possibility that if he continued with his career that he may not see the future. Even though he retired at the age of 25, he believed it was the best choice.

Daniel Conn starred in series 6 of Geordie Shore where the gang travelled to Australia, he was dating Geordie Shore housemate Vicky Pattison and was known as 'Fit Dan' on the show. He has also appeared on the reality TV show Ex On The Beach, where he is introduced as Vicky Pattison's ex.

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