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2019 Australian Age Swimming Championships

The 2019 Australian Age Swimming Championships were help at the SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre, Adelaide from Monday 15 – Monday 22nd April. Physiohealth was well represented by two physiotherapists, Alicia and Dora, who flew across the border to take … Continue reading

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Good Friday Appeal

On Good Friday we opened our Essendon and Kew clinics, with all the proceeds going to the Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal. Through the generosity of staff and patients we were able to raise $6309.86. The day was a … Continue reading

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Swimming Victoria Age State Championships

The recent Swimming Victoria Age State Championships was well supported by the Physiohealth team over the 5 days of intense competition. Our physiotherapists that specialise in management of swimming athletes were on hand to provide all athletes with the latest … Continue reading

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Falls and Balance

By Alicia Frey Did you know approximately 30% of community dwelling older adults fall every year?1 Falls are also the leading cause of injury related deaths and hospital emergency department visits2. Why do we fall as we get older? The … Continue reading

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Justin McEvoy on his Rio adventures

Being the Senior Physiotherapist for the Australian Swimming Team at the Rio Olympic Games is the pinnacle of my 28 year career as a Sports Physiotherapist. Since my return many people have asked: “What was the most notable or ‘best’ … Continue reading

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James Magnussen in shape for Rio

Check out James in his latest ad for Aikon watches.  He looks like he is shape to win Gold at the upcoming Rio Olympics. We wish him  and all the athletes all the best.    

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Cory Prout in Cologne to Support Athletics Australia

Our very own Cory Prout traveled to Cologne, Germany to provide support for Athletics Australia’s Training Camp Athletics Australia asked me to travel to their European training base in Cologne, Germany earlier this year. During Australia’s winter months it can … Continue reading

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Williamstown Open Water Championships

Sam Sheppard, Jordan Wilimovsky and Brendan Casey to compete at 2015 Vic Open Water Championships As the 2015 Open Water Championships and WOW Challenge are steadily approaching, our hosting clubs are looking forward to an exciting day of racing an … Continue reading

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Not all ankle sprains are the same!

Although ankle sprains are statistically the most common sporting injury especially in gymnastics, ankle injuries can differ considerably and each and every ankle sprain can damage different structures leading to different areas of pain, different time frames for length of … Continue reading

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Trail Running – injury and prevention

With the final Rapid Ascent trail race of the season upon us, it is important to make sure you finish the season on a high. Running can place high demands on the body, it can lead to stressed tissues resulting … Continue reading

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Foam Rolling

Many or our clients own and use a foam roller, or own and don’t use a foam roller, or ask if they should purchase a foam roller. At any good gym you will see foam rollers amongst the many devices … Continue reading

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Emily Seebohm: The girl with the Midas touch

Image (c) Swimming Australia Australian swimming has a new golden girl in the form of Brisbane backstroker Emily Seebohm who tonight took her world title gold medal tally to three at the 2015 FINA World Championships in Kazan with a … Continue reading

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Bronte’s time to shine as Mitch backs up to take rare double gold

Image (c) Swimming Australia She has been in the shadow of her big sister since she started swimming but tonight it was Bronte Campbell’s turn to shine on the world’s biggest stage when she created family history on a victorious … Continue reading

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Silver lining and Cam still smiling

Image (c) Swimming Australia Australia’s Cam McEvoy has been out-touched for gold by a fingernail in a thrilling 100m freestyle final on the fifth night of action at the FINA World Championships in Kazan. The 21-year-old Gold Coaster claimed the … Continue reading

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Big Mack digs deep for 800m freestyle bronze

Image (C) Swimming Australia Young gun Mack Horton showed just how tough a competitor he is to claim a deserved bronze medal in tonight’s 800 metres freestyle final on the fourth night of the FINA World Championships in Kazan. It … Continue reading

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Golden night for Dolphins as backstrokers rule the pool

Australian backstrokers Emily Seebohm, Mitch Larkin and Madi Wilson ruled the pool on a golden night for the Dolphins at the 16th FINA World Championships in Kazan tonight. In Australia’s finest single night since the 2005 World titles in Montreal, … Continue reading

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PhysioHealth – More than just Physiotherapy

Did you know, PhysioHealth offers more than just physiotherapy treatments? We also have a strong team of masseurs that offer remedial massage treatments in five of our clinics, six days a week. Remedial massage is done with oil and is … Continue reading

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PhysioHealth at the 2015 Swimming World Champs

PhysioHealth’s own Justin McEvoy is currently in Kazan, Russia helping to prepare the Aussie Swimmers to achieve further gold in the pool. Justin has been a regular on Australian Swim Teams since the Pan Pacific Championships in 2002 and is … Continue reading

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Katie Flatters – Taking on an Olympic distance triathlon.

Physiohealth Physiotherapist Katie Flatters has set herself a goal – to complete her first Olympic distance triathlon – here’s how she is going! Keep up the good work Katie! 4 weeks ago I decided upon a challenge for myself to … Continue reading

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Jamie Edwards Triathlete – Auckland 70.3 Race Report

I actually entered this years edition, rather than just talk about it like I did the previous two years. And lucky I did because I got to experience a magnificent course and the last running of the event as it … Continue reading

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QUIGLEY HAT-TRICK FIRES MELBOURNE VICTORY TO FINALS

A hat-trick from Racheal Quigley has secured Melbourne Victory a place in the 2014 Westfield W-League finals series, defeating Newcastle Jets 4-0 at Kingston Heath Soccer Complex last Saturday. Quigley completed her treble in the 69th minute with substitute Beattie … Continue reading

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My Ride – Helping Kids With Cancer

Physiohealth’s long time friend Adam Murchie, director of Forza Capital is involved again this year with My Ride. My Ride is a charity bike ride which raises money for My Room, part of the Children’s Cancer Centre at the Royal … Continue reading

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Melbourne Kermesse Championships – Sunday 16 November

Physiohealth is delighted to be a major sponsor of the newest high profile cycling race on the Victorian cycling calendar, the Melbourne Kermesse Championship which will be held on Sunday November the 16th at Caribbean Park in Scoresby. The event … Continue reading

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Physiohealth involvement with Australia East African Running Academy (AEARA)

Cory has recently been helping out athletes and coaches involved with the Australia East African Running Academy (AEARA).  A group of young Ethiopian orphans and refugees from Mount Alexander College are being assisted by founder Tony Benson and fellow Endurance … Continue reading

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Late Strike Earns Victory a Point

Gema Simon’s late equaliser earns Melbourne Victory a share of the points against Sydney FC. By Cameron Laundry Sydney FC and Melbourne Victory played out the season’s first draw to complete Round 4, in what was Matildas coach Alen Stajcic’s … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Practitioner Of The Week

Dora Pandeloglou Physiohealth clinical pilates instructor Dora has been practicing clinical pilates for 2 years after graduating Human Movement Exercise & Sport Science. Dora believes pilates is essential for all people of all age groups to help condition the body … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Practitioner Of The Week

Gary Singh Gary’s speciality areas include low back pain rehabilitation, posture related neck and upper back pain, shoulder injuries, knee injuries, ankle pain, post-operative rehabilitation- spinal, knee, hip surgery, injury prevention and musculoskeletal screenings. He has a keen personal interest … Continue reading

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Yarrawonga Mulwala Multi Sport Festival

Entries NOW OPEN for the Yarrawonga Mulwala Multi Sport Festival. 18th & 19th October 2014 Featuring: Standard Distance (OD) Triathlon National Qualifier & State Championships Aquathlon National Qualifier & State Championships Open Water Swim 2.5km/5km YarraMul Half Marathon Family Fun … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Practitioner Of The Week

Gary Singh Gary’s specialty areas include low back pain rehabilitation, posture related neck and upper back pain, shoulder injuries, knee injuries, ankle pain, post-operative rehabilitation- spinal, knee, hip surgery, injury prevention and musculoskeletal screenings. He has a keen personal interest … Continue reading

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Amelia’s 10km in 10 weeks challenge – Technique Drills

A few weeks ago Amelia met with her running coach Greg from Krunchies Health & Fitness. Greg took Amelia through a series of exercises to determine areas of weakness in her running form. Last week we posted the results of … Continue reading

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Jason – Iron Man Cairns

Our Physiohealth Katie Flatters worked her magic on of our star patients lately. Here is Jason’s Iron Man Cairn story! So not being able to run 10 days before the race due to the dreaded recurrent calf issue Jason’s last … Continue reading

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Cycle City West

MEDIA RELEASE CycleCityWest, PhysioHealth and CELL Bikes launch new cycling team to take on Australia’s elite. 13 June 2014 This coming Friday evening sees the launch of a new and exciting cycling team at CELL bikes, 256 St Georges Rd, … Continue reading

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Amelia 10km in 10 weeks, Week 3 – Screening & Exercises

This Week Amelia sits down with Cory from Physiohealth to discuss the results from her screening and some exercises to remedy some of the issues identified. Last week Amelia went through a screening (next weeks post) to identify any areas … Continue reading

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Nicole Hart’s massive Ironman Melbourne effort!

One of Evolution Cycles Sponsored Athletes, and a Physiohealth patient, Nicole Hart had an awesome result at the recent Ironman Melbourne with an astounding 3:01 marathon off the bike, to take 1st in her age-group at Ironman Melbourne! Read Nicole’s … Continue reading

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Physiohealth 2014 Ironman Honour Roll

Iron Man Melbourne Ben Larsson – 09 hr 16 min 56 sec Tim French- 09 hr 38 min 43 sec Nicole Hart- 09 hr 39 min 38 sec Rob McManus- 09 hr 55 min 52 sec Vaughan Bradshaw- 10 hr … Continue reading

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CONGRATULATIONS Andy

Congratulations Andy on your Half Iron Man Challenge!

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Samantha Thompson 2014 JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes

This year Physiohealh Sponsored Samatha Thompson in the 2014 JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes. We have heard from Sam that the ride was a huge success and read below her ride report. She and Brice managed to raise over $5,800 … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Spring SWiM team 2013

On Friday 29th of November Physiohealth competed in the Swimming Victoria Spring Swim series at MSAC with Polly and Cara joining Physiohealth patients Rob, Kerryn and Brooke under the guidance of team captains Justin and big Dave. We were also … Continue reading

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Huge Weekend For Physiohealth

This weekend the Physiohealth team will be out in force supporting our partners. The weekend will kick of with Polly giving a presentation with Elite Triathlon Performance Australia in Shepparton on Saturday morning. Sunday morning we will be at Race … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Supporting My Room

Our good friend Adam Murchie is doing some great things at the moment. Physiohealth are proud supporters of Adam’s cause to raise money for the children’s cancer centre at the Royal Children’s Hospital and we urge as many people as … Continue reading

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Bike Bug Report – Melbourne to Warrnambool Cycling Classic – By Ben Johnson

Last Saturday six of the Bikebug.com/Aussie Pallets boys lined up for the iconic Melbourne to Warrnambool. The team consisted of me, Murchie, James, Woolsey, Az, James and AT.  With twenty Melbourne to Warrnambool’s between Az and Murchie alone, the team … Continue reading

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SKCC Return Of The Crits

The crits have returned. A beautiful spring day greeted Melbourne and as a result the crowds gathered down at SKCC for the first crit of the season. All the big hitters came down for a look with Ridewisers Latte Laps … Continue reading

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2013 State Teams Short Course Championships

2013 State Teams Short Course Championships Physiohealth’s Scott Rolph recently returned from the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra where the 2013 State Teams Short Course Championships were held.  The event saw many of Australia’s future swimming stars competing in … Continue reading

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Behind the scenes at the Girls Institute Challenge with Osler Tjuandra

Behind the scenes at the Girls Institute Challenge with Osler Tjuandra Each year, the FFV National Training Centre teams have a competition, pitting the best girls of Victoria, against the rest of the state institutes. This year, that date fell … Continue reading

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Embarking On A New Adventure: With Triathlon Australia

Embarking on a new adventure with Triathlon Australia By Amelia Tregear Since joining Physiohealth in 2009 I have become quite the jet setter. I have been fortunate enough to travel interstate and overseas working with Australia’s elite swimmers, but this … Continue reading

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Never Say Never

Never Say Never by Amelia Tregear When I first met Kate at the beginning of 2011 she had spent the past 15months living in a Nursing Home. After being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in 1995 Kate’s function gradually declined. By age … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Practitioner of the Week

This week our Physiohealth practitioner of the week is Don Perriman. Don has been a Physio for 40 years. Don’s background is in in road trauma rehab – he still has an indirect involvement through the Australian Paralympic committee, where … Continue reading

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Physiohealth Proudly Supporting St Kilda Cycling Club

We are proud to announce that Physiohealth along with The Grosvenor Hotel, Omega Advertising & Brighton Skoda are proud sponsors of the St Kilda Cycling Club!! Here’s the write up that appeared in the SKCC Cycling club newsletter, if you … Continue reading

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Stocky’s Scribbles: Girls Will Be Girls

With Melbourne Victory Women’s star Steph Catley back from her successful European Matildas tour, the NTC Girls were primed to tackle one of the U15A ladder leaders Whittlesea Ranges under lights at Darebin. Coach Dave Edmondson was away on interstate … Continue reading

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Mr Bernard Comerford Presents At Physiohealth October Professional Inservice

Physiohealth had it’s October Professional Inservice on Tuesday 09/10/2012. We were lucky enough to have Mr Bernard Comerford, Sports Podiatrist and Director of Essendon Foot Clinic to lecture on “Plantar plate ruptures”. Bernard displayed very illustrative slides of surgery, demonstrated … Continue reading

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2012 Junior Pan Pacific Games, Hawaii

PhysioHealth has recently returned from the 2012 Junior Pan Pacific Games in Honolulu Hawaii where they headed the Physiotherapy team for 33 junior Australian swimmers. Athletes competing at the Games are Australia’s next Olympic hopefuls, with the Games providing a magnificent … Continue reading

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Justin's report from his trip to the Swimming World Cup

Justin McEvoy travelled as the team physiotherapist with the Australian swim team that competed in the Asia world cups during November. The team consisted of some older swimmers seeking their form for another Olympic campaign. Brenton Rickard the world record … Continue reading

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Justin Supporting Melbourne Equestrian Riders

Master sports physiotherapist, Justin McEvoy has been busy at the Royal Easter Show in Sydney assisting some of the best equestrian riders compete. Justin was at Sydney Royal Easter Show with a number of Physiohealth clients who compete at the … Continue reading

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