Episode 22 – Darren Bain – Functionwell – Founder and Driving Force. | Glenn Azar

Episode 22 – Darren Bain – Functionwell. Founder and Driving Force.

This week I sat down and chatted with Darren Bain, the owner, founder and driving force behind Brisbane Fitness Business – FUNCTIONWELL.
Darren’s a very humble guy who is quietly spoken and yet exudes a level of calm determined confidence that is focused on achieving the goals he sets himself by sticking to his vision, mission and purpose. If you’re ever in Brisbane it would be well worth your while to make a visit to Functionwell’s holistic facility on Commercial Road in Fortitude Valley.


Darren has been in the fitness industry since 2001. Darren started as a PT while playing semi professional rugby league with the Wynnum Many Seagulls in the QLD Cup, which he captained for 7 years.

Since starting as a PT at a globo fitness chain to now owning his own health club Function Well,Restoration Zone and Athletic Zone – CrossFit Newstead.

Darren’s mission hasn’t changed and that is to change lives through fitness – This mission has lead him to travelling the world to learn from the very best in health and fitness.

Function Well has been rated the number fitness facility across New Zealand and Australia.

Books Recommended by Darren in the Podcast:

Becoming a Supple Leopard 

Starting Strength

Five Minute Journal

Winning the Battle for Relevance



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