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First team sports therapist

Lizzie Read

First Team Staff

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Lizzie joined us prior to the 2015/16 season following a year at Notts County where she held the position of sports therapy intern since June 2014.

A sport and exercise science graduate from University of Leeds, Lizzie went on to study a diploma in sports therapy in which she achieved a distinction.

Lizzie has vast experience of working within professional sports' clubs. Whilst studying for her degree she undertook placements at Bradford Bulls and Leeds Carnegie RFU where she was required to administer sports massages after training and matches.

After her graduation, Lizzie worked as Parkgate FC's sports therapist where her duties included pitch-side first aid cover, injury assessment, taping, pre-match massage and providing advice regarding rehabilitation and treatment.

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