What is Sports Therapy

deep tissue massageA Sports Therapist is a healthcare professional that focuses specifically on the prevention of injury and the rehabilitation of the patient back to optimum levels of functional, occupational and sports specific fitness, regardless of age and ability.

It utilises the principles of sport and exercise sciences incorporating physiological and pathological processes to prepare the participant for training, competition and where applicable, work.

kinesio tapeSport Therapy is not just about Sports Massage. However we possess massage skills that are an integral part of our scope of practice.

We are members of the Society of Sports Therapists, a professional body that is working with the HPC for the regulation and registration of the profession of Sports Therapy.

We have Professional Liability Insurance and are required to undertake an annual Professional Development (CPD) programme of mandatory Continued Professional Development.