QUALIFICATIONS: BTEC Level 5 Professional Sports Massage and Remedial Therapy Diploma (SMA) Polestar Reformer CertifiedBTEC Level 5 Professional Sports Massage and Remedial Therapy Diploma (SMA) Polestar Pilates Comprehensive
Since 2004 Cassandra has been working in Sports Massage, seeing first had the positive effects of sports massage in a variety of settings.
Cassandra’s interest in Pilates and movement began when she started at Saracens RFC in 2008 before moving to Wasps RFC in 2010 as Senior Soft Tissue Therapist. She saw first hand how rehabilitation and equipment pilates could change a professional athletes movement, giving them a strong base on which to build on. Pilates was a way of significantly reducing the athletes pain, enabling them to move faster through their rehab.
After three seasons at Wasps, Cassandra moved into the world of Olympic Sports and spent the next four years working in the English Institute of Sport and the Intensive Rehabilitation Unit. Recently, Cassandra started working for the Football Association as a consultant Soft Tissue Therapist to the U21’s Mens England Football team. Within this role, she uses the fundamentals of Pilates and movement therapy to assist in rehab as well as activation work.
Cassandra qualified through Polestar Pilates and loves working with rehab clients, especially those with upper limb and spinal pathologies. She uses her manual therapy skills to assist movement and help you achieve more from every session. For pre and post natal clients she is also the perfect choice, particularly in your third trimester.