Andrew is a qualified and experienced Remedial Massage Therapist who’s treatments are focused on assessing the body as a whole and assisting the bodies’ design and function to aid in performance, recovery, injury prevention and treatment of injuries. Andrew has a particular interest in treating common sporting injuries including ITB Syndrome, Shin Splints, Achilles tendon injuries and Plantar Fasciitis.
In Andrew’s four years as a massage therapist he has helped provide treatment to a number of Australian and International distance runners, cyclists and tri athletes. This includes ongoing treatment to aid in training, performance and injury prevention, as well as assisting their preparation for events including Olympics, World Championships and Commonwealth Games.
Andrew comes from a running background, having competed as an elite distance runner for 10 years. Andrew represented Australia on a number of occasions as a junior at the Youth Olympics and as a senior athlete in the Chiba Ekiden in Japan. His interest in massage started whilst training at the Australian Institute of Sport where he learnt self-massage and some other basic massage techniques. From there he went on to become a personal trainer furthering his interest and knowledge of the how the body works.