BSc (Hons) Sports
Sports Massage Therapist
Shaun brings over 20 years of clinical and pitch side experience to Ultra Sports Clinic. During this time he has had the privilege to work with some of the worlds top athletes and performers such as the New Zealand All Blacks, the Irish Senior Rugby Team, Leinster Senior Rugby, Riverdance, League of Ireland Football, Taekwondo World and European Champions. Shaun also works with individual sports enthusiasts in disciplines such as triathlons, marathon running and race car driving.
Shaun specialises in sports massage and soft tissue therapy using a wide range of techniques such as active & passive release, trigger point therapy, myofascial release, dry needling, deep tissue and stretching to treat musculoskeletal injuries. He works closely with other healthcare professionals to provide soft tissue therapy during rehabilitation, pre & post surgery and the treatment of office workers with deskbound injuries such as back and neck pain. Shaun has a special interest in the treatment of the hips as this is the centre of power, posture and movement in activity and any biomechanical dysfunction can lead to issues throughout the body.
Shaun’s career to date has spanned the UK, Ireland and Australia. He has taught massage courses and presented continued professional development (CPD) lectures to his peers and education seminars to the public. He is also a member of the Sports Massage Association (SMA) and the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC).