New address: Chilli Pilates, Leyton Hall, Amenbury Lane, Harpenden AL5 2BS (next to Village Surgery and across the green from Waitrose). All other contact details remain the same.Parking: there is street parking (limited), and the nearest car park is at the Harpenden swimming pool and Leisure centre (NCP at Amenbury... read more →
Excited to have accepted the physio role working at the Athletics in August 2017. So pleased this will be hosted by London.
Covering sports injuries at this event where the nations best U17 badminton players are competing, with a great display of the speed and skill in this game.
Olympic Bronze medal in the Badminton -Mens Doubles. Inspirational for the next generation. So there is a feeling of national pride, being here at the English juniors Nationals so soon after the British Rio Olympics success. We are lucky to have a very good set up, support and facilities through Badminton England for young badminton players... read more →
Well done Yorkshire and Buckinghamshire.
Definitely one of my favourite events. Always busy, always a great physiotherapy and medical team to work with at the athletics. Looking forward to next years already.
I was, once again, very excited to have an interview at the end of last year, 2014, for a position as Physiotherapist to the First European Games to be held in Baku, Azerbijan, June 2015. 6000 athletes, 49 countries, 20 sports. It was my first Skype interview so once the... read more →
Vestibular rehabilitation can be used to treat and manage persistent dizziness and loss of balance, which can be a symptom of several conditions, including labyrinthitis. Labyrinthitis affects the inner ear resulting in loss of balance and dizziness. Click here for more information. Other conditions with similar symptoms are Postural Orthostatic... read more →
Susceptibility to injury, recurring pain, joint pain and fatigue, clicking joints and a tendency to bruise easily, are just some of the features of joint hypermobility. I recently went to a Hypermobility Symposium, and wanted to share some of the information. The musculoskeletal expressions of Joint Hypermobility Syndrome (JHS) are... read more →
Commonwealth Games, Glasgow, 2014 My role was providing immediate care to athletes and para athletes on the field of play (track side) at Athletics. That involved First Response to injury. In preparation, we practised daily medical drills for safe responses to injured athletes, working with a team of highly qualified... read more →