Mike teaches across all aspects on the flagship Sport Rehabilitation degree course at the University of Salford. He completed his Sport Rehabilitation degree at Salford in 2006 and went on to complete his Masters focusing on the biomechanical assessment and prevention of knee injuries in 2010 from MMU. He has also completed post graduate qualifications in Strength and Conditioning, Sports Performance Coaching and Nutrition.
Mike has spent 15 years working across all aspects of healthcare, rehabilitation and sport, having spent nearly 4 years working in the MoD setting up a bespoke rehab program in Chester and previously working for Jaguar Land Rover in occupational health. He has also previously set up private practices with Allan Munro.
His sports work has seen him spend 6 years in National League Rugby Union with Macclesfield RUFC, he has consulted at a number of professional football teams and currently works for England and GB Basketball. In 2019 he worked across all age groups from the under 15’s through to the senior teams. He was lead Therapist and S&C supporting the men’s under 20’s to their highest ever finish at the European Championships in Israel. In 2020 he was part of a working group to keep athletes fit and engaged. Mike is also Lead Performance Coach for Andrew Robertson, the Great Britain 2017 and 2020 60m Indoor Champion.
He is also an aspiring Comic Book artist.