Bake sale update

Thank you to everyone who supported our sale and helped raise funds for Pancreatic Cancer UK in this year’s bake sale.  With a fabulous array of breads, buns and cakes, generous donations (and appetites) from Sportswise patients and staff and from staff and students from the Sports Science department, we raised £203.66.

Samuel Aston

At Sportswise’s recent birthday celebration, Professor Webborn commented that the many developments at the clinic over its eighteen years included no less than thirteen babies born to Sportswise staff. As if by magic – well not quite – the very next day the fourteenth baby arrived and we all send our congratulations and best wishes […]

Sportswise 18 years old

It’s astonishing how quickly the years go by and milestones are reached. This year Sportswise is enjoying a significant birthday and we celebrated, in time honoured fashion, with cake, bubbles and balloons. During the evening Professor Nick Webborn, Sportswise’s founder and Medical Director spoke on ‘Sports Medicine coming of age’, drawing parallels between the changes at […]

Beachy Head Marathon

Luke Carter, Sportswise physio, added to his tally of marathons with this month’s Beachy Head Marathon. We asked him how it went: ‘The end of October can mean only one thing for most local trail runners – The Beachy Head Marathon.  This was my fifth ‘Beachy’ and it didn’t disappoint. Though overcast, the weather was […]

Nick in Doha

Prof. Webborn has now returned from a visit to Doha where he presented to the Symposium on The Health of the Paralympic Athlete at the IPC World Athletics Championships. The Symposium, organised jointly between the IPC, Aspetar and FIMS, attracted over one hundred delegates from around the world and was hosted at at Aspetar, the first specialised Orthopaedic and […]