Helping hands for your good health
Here at Gold Medal Sports Massage Therapy we have over 20 years experience in the field of sport, health, fitness and sports therapy/ massage. Our aim is to help people in the Wakefield , Barnsley and Leeds area to perform in a more positive way whether that be in professional sport, recreational activity or just helping you to get through the stresses and strains of today’s busy lifestyles We undertake diagnosis and assessment of injuries which is followed up with comprehensive treatment plans.
Mark Wilson BEd (Physical Education), Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Clinical Sports Therapy, Level 3 & 4 Sports Massage Therapy
I have worked with a wide range of sports performers through teaching, coaching and sports massage including professional Rugby League players at both the Wakefield Trinity Wildcats and the French National Rugby League squad at the 2013 RL World Cup. I use my knowledge and experience in undertaking an assessment of each client and then plan treatment sessions which can also include follow up rehabilitation exercises.
James Shires BSc (Hons) Sports and Exercise Therapy , Gym Instructor Level 2, Level 3 PT
I have worked with a number of professional sports performers which includes the rehabilitation of Huddersfield Town football players. I have experience working with a wide range of injuries from sports professionals to posture and lifestyle related injuries.
Kirsty Lyon BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
I have a wide range of experience in 15 years of physiotherapy practice . I have worked in the NHS in a variety of roles treating musculo-skeletal issues and most recently being responsible for specialist spinal care and acute post operative care at Leeds General Infirmary. In the private sector I have experience in assessment and treatment of a wide range of MSK conditions including whiplash and numerous sporting injuries and delivering rehabilitation particularly with 1:1 Pilates.