Massage is a fantastic way to relax and unwind or release unwanted stress and tension from your muscles. Our massage therapists are trained in many different types of massage including Sports Massage. Whatever your massage requirements, our professional and friendly massage practitioners will be able to help.
Read below to find out more about our massage team and the services they provide. If you wish to make an appointment simply call our friendly reception team on 01823 333 973 and ask for a massage session. New and existing patients of the clinic are always welcome. For our prices please see our Fees page.
Tony Spence – Massage Therapist (Active IQ Level 3 & 4 Diploma in Sports Massage)
In Clinic: Wednesdays & Saturdays
Tony qualified as a Sports Massage Therapist at the University of Bath and continues to work on sporting events for ‘Team Bath’ including marathons & athletic meetings, so is very familiar with a wide range of athletic injuries and understands the value of pre- and post-event maintenance. Tony’s association with Team Bath exposes him to a variety of sports across all levels of abilities including National level athletes.Tony particularly enjoys the opportunity to work with Wells Rugby Club on a weekly basis dealing with injury rehabilitation, as well as working pitch side on match days. Tony is a fully qualified First Aider and holds a CPD qualification in Taping and Strapping from Southampton Solent University.
Helen Bernard – Sports Therapist (BEd. Hons, IISHT Dip.)
In Clinic: Currently on Maternity Leave
Helen qualified as a Sports Therapist in 2005 and began her sports massage clinic alongside being a qualified Physical Education teacher, graduating in 2001 from De Montfort University, Bedford. She has combined her teaching career with running a Sports Massage clinic ever since.
Helen is a keen sports player, playing hockey for Taunton Vale and is involved in triathlons and parkruns. Helen has a lot of experience in treating a range of patients, from supporting chiropractic and physiotherapy treatments, to working with competitive sports performers.
Helen has worked with men and women from a range of sports, including Hockey, Rugby Union, Athletics, Triathlon and Tennis. Past and current clients have included performers from a recreational level to national standard. Helen has also enabled those with general aches and pains from everyday life to return to or maintain a healthy, active lifestyle. Office workers, gardening enthusiasts, keen dog walkers, parents and carers have all benefitted from Helen’s work.
Helen is a mum of 3 young children and understands the regular sprains, strains and injuries that can occur with busy lifestyles. If it is maintenance or aiding recovery from exercise or daily activity you require, there is every chance Sports Massage would be beneficial to you.