A Royal meeting for Nick (and Archie)

His Royal Highness Prince Harry was a surprise visitor at a rehabilitation centre in Winchester in his role as Patron of the RFU Injured Players Foundation (IPF), the official charity of England Rugby. Prof Nick Webborn was an invited guest having incurred a spinal injury in 1981 whilst playing rugby in the Royal Air Force. He and Stephanie […]

Falklands visit

We were pleased to be able to help Falklands veteran Andrew Geoghegan with his knee injury so that he was able to return to the Falkland Islands to climb Mount Longdon. It was an emotional return to the islands, thirty-four years after serving in the conflict as an eighteen year old, and an experience he […]

Well done Charlotte

Congratulations to Charlotte Wainford on her return to competition. Charlotte’s Mum told us ‘We would like to say a big thank you to Nick and Paul.  My daughter Charlotte came to Sportswise with a very sore ankle and with Nick and Paul’s help she was able to compete this weekend in the National Grades. Six weeks […]

Polly returns

A familiar face will be joining us again at the clinic.  Dr. Polly Baker is returning from maternity leave in May and her clinic days will be Tuesday and Thursday. Polly qualified as a sport and exercise medicine consultant in 2012 and has previously worked within the sports of rugby, football, and athletics, and at Headley Court, the […]