Chris Kay / Sports Rehabilitation Specialist and Sports Massage Therapist BSc [Hons] GSR SMA
Chris is a fully qualified Sports Rehabilitation Specialist who graduated from St Mary's University in Twickenham and is a full member of BASRat. He specalises in diagnosing injuries, biomechanical assessment, functional rehabilitation, sports massage involving deep tissue and myofasical techniques as well as nutrition.
Sports Rehabilitation focuses on a functional and active recovery from injury. It aims to find the source of the injury to reduce likelihood of re-injury and provide advice on all aspects of treatment. Although the name implies, sports people are not the only people Chris treats.
Chris has provided sports massage at several events, including the London Marathon and worked as a massage therapist for International rugby teams such as South Africa and New Zealand as well as London Welsh Rugby Club.
Chris is also trained in the manual therapy technique called The Mulligan Concept which is a world renown technique in the treatment of many injuries. He also has a significant amount of experience in running and cycling injuries with lots of training in these areas.
Chris is also the Manager and Head Running Coach at the Running School after receiving a high level of training from world renown running expert Mike Antoniades at The Running School Headquarters in Chiswick.
After growing up in Bristol, Chris moved away to Australia for a year then to London to study and is very excited at being back working in his home town. Away from work, he is a keen sportsmen including cricket, rugby and running.