Johnny Wilson - There is no such thing as a simple ankle sprain.
Johnny was born and raised in County Cork, Ireland and moved to the UK some 17 years ago. He has completed undergraduate degrees in Sports Science and Physiotherapy as well as a PGCE in Primary Education and a Masters in Sports & Exercise Medicine. Johnny has also completed a Post-grad in Manual Therapy with MACP accreditation.
Passionate about helping athletes achieve their goals, the move into professional sport was a natural fit. Johnny is a creative “doer” by nature and is most happy when integrating science and innovation to design and implement performance enhancement conditioning and reconditioning sessions.
Johnny is Head of Research & Development for Beyond Pulse who specialize in wearable technology for monitoring adolescent athletes as well as being an associate Lecturer for the University of Nottingham on their Masters course in Sport and Exercise Medicine. Johnny has been published in the BJSM for Emergency Action Planning in sport, the FMPA for Screening of lower limb injuries and the AIP for the use of “Acupuncture for Low Back pain in a Professional Footballer”. He is also currently Chief Editor for an international Sports Medicine book with Elsevier due for publication later this year. Johnny regularly speaks at International conferences and has presented at Barcelona FC in the Camp Nou for the past two years on “Engaging the athlete in Functional Rehabilitation” & “Ankle injuries in football”.Over the next 12 months he will be presenting in Spain, Belguim, America, Canada, England & Ireland on Performance Rehabilitation.
In his free time, Johnny loves spending quality time with his 5 year old son Aodhan, surfing, carving out long turns in fresh powder, travelling and is beginning his journey training for ultra-distance running events around the world. Coffee lover and loves a tweet!
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