Lucy Wright, specialist musculoskeletal physiotherapist north Devon

Lucy Wright (Tighe)

Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist

BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy MSc Med & Sci in Sp. & Ex.

Lucy moved to North Devon with her family in 2017.

She has worked in Private Practice and Elite Sport for over 12 years. She has just finished contract work with England RFU in London and currently contracts for the Australian Sailing Team travelling abroad for the build up of the Olympic competitions.

She will be offering weekly clinic appointments for assessment and treatment of musculoskeletal injuries, bio-mechanical / postural injuries and post-operative rehabilitation.

Lucy completed her Physiotherapy undergraduate degree in Edinburgh 2005 and then completed her MSc in Sports Medicine in Glasgow the following year.

After working in the NHS completing a full compliment of training rotations through all departments she completed a year as a Senior MSK Physiotherapist in Trauma Orthopaedics before making the move to Sydney to widen her experience and work within Sport.

Module Co-ordinator

MSc in Sports Medicine

Exeter University
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Senior Physiotherapist

Australian Sailing Team

  • London 2012

  • Rio 2016

  • Tokyo 2020


Mat Belcher (Gold x 2)

Will Ryan (Silver x 1)

Tom Slingsby (Gold x 1)

Tom Burton (Gold x 1)

Jason Waterhouse (Silver x 1)

Lisa Darmanin (Silver x 1)

Senior Physiotherapist Contractor

England RFU Rugby 7’s program

  • Rio 2016 Campaign (Mens Silver, Womens 4th)

  • Tokyo Campaign 2020

Senior Physiotherapist

English Institute of Sport, Multi Sport Clinic ISEH London 2015-2017

  • Athletes from

  • GB Gymnastics

  • Badminton England

  • GB boxing

  • GB Bobsleigh

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Chelsea Football Club

  • 2013-2016 (age group 9-21 years)

    Premiership Wins 2014/15

Manly RUFC

Head Academy Physiotherapist

Manly RUFC

  • 2008-2012 (Transition athletes from Academy level to Premiership Level)

Extra training completed

  • Premiership / National Team standard ICIS (Immediate Care in Sport – Advance Pitch side first aid) up to date 2019

  • Pilates Instructor Levels 1,2,3 Mat and Equipment Pilates, Susie Bond. Over 500 hours of Clinical Pilates Instruction : mat / equipment / one – one / child

  • Dry Needling Level 1 and 2 : completed in 2010, Andrew Hutton Sydney

  • Barbara Hungerford Series, Osteopathic techniques: 2008-2010

  • Dean Watson: Level 1 & 2. Management of Cervico-genic headaches, Sydney 2011

Teaching Completed

  • Gold ACPSEM Accreditation (Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Sport and Exercise Medicine)

  • Talented Athlete Sponsorship Scheme : 2018

  • British Association of Sport and Exercise Medicine : National Conference 2017 (Invited to speak on Elite Sport Adolescent Sports Medicine)

  • Queen Marys’ University London (invited to completed shoulder injury series le as part of MSc Sports Medicine postgraduate program) 2016,2017