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Saturday 28th January 2012
After a brief stop-off at home in Edinburgh, I arrived up in Glasgow on Friday in preparation for today's Aviva International Indoor match at Kelvin Hall. The Glasgow event is traditionally the first major date in the British indoor athletics calendar & this year saw Team GB...
Friday 16th September 2011
It's been a long but entertaining day/night but as it's gone midnight & I've just finished treating/eating I will update you with a report of proceedings tomorrow...especially as I have to be up in 4 hours to fly home to Edinburgh!!!! Suffice to say, Brussels knows how to do...
Thursday 15th September 2011
It's Diamond League time again! This week sees the second instalment of the series finale that started last week in Zurich. Of the British athletes in action this week, two are in position to repeat the success achieved last week by Jenny Meadows in securing the season title...
Thursday 8th September 2011
What a day! Flat out but great fun & after a quick shower am shortly heading to meet the guys for some well earned food...it seems ages since lunch!!! So to recount my day in some semblance of order...this morning, Pedro & I set up camp in a corner of the medical area set...
Wednesday 7th September 2011
This week is my first experience of the Diamond League circuit, which is the 14-stop global tour of the elite professional athletics circuit. Tomorrow night, we will be at the Letzigrund Stadium in Zurich for the event, which seems to be the favourite of all the dates accord...
Tuesday 30th August 2011
The IAAF World Championships 2011 continued apace in Daegu this morning/afternoon, with further mixed results for Team GB. A poor javelin round of the heptathlon meant that pre-champs favourite, Jess Ennis left herself a mountain to climb going into the 800m & unfortunately...
Monday 15th August 2011
For 67 athletes from Great Britain & Northern Ireland, the hard work has been done, the pressure of trials or making standards has been met & injuries over come the holding camp in Busan is the next stop on the way to the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, South Korea. The...
Saturday 11th June 2011
I am staying down in London this weekend as I fly out to the US of A from Heathrow tomorrow. So apart from packing, tying up loose ends to make sure all the athletes under my care are suitably handed over to my colleagues at work & doing some preparative work on the U-18 World...
Thursday 9th June 2011
So tonight was the Diamond League meeting in Oslo & by all accounts a miserable night of weather greeted the athletes. Our GB guys flew out yesterday & had a mixed night of competition once they arrived...
Sunday 5th June 2011
What a weekend! After arriving in Regensburg with little in the way of disruption but fatigued from an early start, we were greeted with, what now seems a rather amusing scenario. The hotel had us all booked into double rooms...not twins, doubles! Apparently athletes from oth...

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I am a dynamic, innovative & experienced Chartered Physiotherapist, having worked in elite sport since 1998. I have additional qualifications in exercise physiology, strength & conditioning & sports massage.

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