Olympic Champion Kenenisa Bekele visits Sportswise

Sportswise was delighted to welcome to the clinic the World and Olympic Champion Kenenisa Bekele recently for a two week period of treatment and rehabilitation. Kenenisa is one of the athletes in the Sub 2hr Marathon project for which Prof Nick Webborn is the medical lead. His visit not only included multiple treatment sessions with […]

Lakeland 100 endurance race

Following injury during a Mountain Marathon and subsequent ankle surgery in June 2012, Mike Churchyard was advised not to run more than five miles.  A keen outdoor enthusiast and Mountain Leader Mike set himself the challenge, with help from Sportswise physio Luke Carter, of running the Lakeland 50 endurance race. He completed this and moved on […]

South Downs Way ride

In July, Juliette Clark completed the British Heart Foundation's South Downs Way Off-Road Bike Ride, a 100 miles ride from Winchester to Eastbourne, in a total time of 9:30:05 with a ride time of 9:09. With a sub 10 hours goal Juliette “exceeded my expectations and was very pleased.” She thanked Sportswise’s Alison Gould and […]

Outlaw Triathlon

Tom Kelly, a patient of Alison Gould, took part in July’s Outlaw triathlon, finishing in 13h39m. Tom got in touch to say: ‘very pleased. Most parts of my body hurt at some point in the day but my thigh and back were great. Thank you so much for helping me physically and mentally in the […]

Nigel Eckersley

Table tennis player Nigel Eckersley made it through to the last eight in the men’s singles and men’s doubles events at the recent European Table Tennis Championships in Finland. He told us: “my knee was great with no problems. Thank you very much for your help with the treatment you provided.”

New Laser system

Our aim at Sportswise is to provide you with the best possible treatment and we invest in the most up-to date equipment to help us do this. We recently upgraded our LASER system to the Intelect Mobile Laser system with preset protocols. It may not look exciting but it is a valuable tool in the […]