Gordon Teasdale BA Dip MSST, MSTO is a Sports Therapist with a Bachelor's Degree in Bio-science & Psychology from the University of Cape Town and a Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Clinical Sports Therapy from the Active Health Group. Gordon is also a Retül University certified bike fitter. Gordon has been a competitive cyclist for 30 years and has competed in road, cyclocross and triathlon events in the UK and South Africa. When a severe running injury followed by knee surgery ended his running career, Gordon’s interest in structural integration, sports injury, functional movement, bio-mechanics and cycle fitting began. Gordon is a Yogi and the regular practice and study of yoga informs his clinical practice.
Governing and Professional Bodies
Gordon continues to build on his knowledge through continuing professional development (CPD) and is a member of the Society of Sports Therapists (SST) and the Sports Therapy Organisation (STO). Gordon is also registered with the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC) and is a Retül University certified bike fitter.
Continued Study and Research Interests
Gordon is currently studying toward an MSc in Applied Sport Science at Worcester University. His research interests include: fascia, the interrelationship between fascia and wellbeing, the affect of dysfunctional fascia upon movement and performance, functional movement and its impact on performance and wellbeing and enhancing human performance.