• Tendinopathy treatment

    Problems with tendons – tendinopathy

    Problems with tendons or tendinopathy can be a side effect of exercise/training.  A distinct traumatic episode can cause tendinopathy.  However it is more usually the consequence of an accumulation of micro trauma over time often due to inappropriate loading. This inappropriate loading could be due [...]

  • Exercise the elixir

    Exercise, are there any limits to its powers?

    Exercise rarely gets a bad press but maybe it doesn’t get enough good press. Of course exercising has risks but the risks associated with not exercising are far greater. Recent main stream media reports on exercise demonstrate this perfectly: In a study reported widely regular [...]

  • Mechanoreceptive blog picture

    Mechanoreceptive musculoskeletal tissues

    Most of you know that muscles change if loaded. However you may not be aware that all of your musculoskeletal tissues are mechanoreceptive. Bone, ligament, tendon, cartilage and connective tissue all adapt to the regular loads that are applied to them. This could be your [...]




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Dominic Herbert, Triathlete

“Simon stripped things back to basics, treated my knee with manipulation and got me in neutral running shoes with a physio plan to learn to run again!  ”

Tom Underhill, runner and cyclist

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Alex Bell, Director Back in Action UK

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Annie Karim MCSP Dip Phys (Otago), Institute of Sport Exercise and Health, Unit Manager