Committed to keeping you on the move ~
through an individually tailored treatment plan of Remedial or Sports
Massage treatments in tandem with a progressive rehabilitation
consist of traditional Remedial and Sports Massage Therapy techniques
coupled with, as appropriate, modern therapeutic modalities and exercises.
Kirkham is a graduate Sports Therapist having gained a BSc. honours degree at the University of Teesside and is registered as a full member of The Society of Sports Therapists (MSST). He is a tutor at the Northern Institute of
Massage teaching on their nationally renowned Remedial Massage Therapy
course. John is also registered with the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPS) as a Personal Trainer and offers consultations and programmes on fitness and nutritional issues.
John has earned a high reputation within the local athletic and cycling club fraternity and works with athletes past and present representing at County and National level in the disciplines of road, x-country and fell running as well as in the disciplines of martial arts, judo, netball and lacrosse. He is currently working as Sports Therapist with Blackburn Rugby Union Club.
John holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in the Physchology of Personal Development and in
addition to his work with young people as a qualified Person-Centred
Counsellor he is an instructor in outdoor activities focussing on
mountaincraft, rock climbing and mountain biking. He also has long
history of competitive running on road and fell.
combination of professional person-centered training and as a Remedial
and Sports Therapist, coupled with his own experience as a club
athlete and outdoor enthusiast, ensures a dedicated and individual
approach to potential clients at affordable rates.
Holcombe Active clinic is situated in Holcombe Brook, 3 miles north of
Bury and just 2 miles from the M66 motorway giving easy access from
East Lancashire, North Manchester, Rochdale, Bolton, Blackburn and Bury. Download a map from the 'Where to Find Us' page on this site.
John also runs a Sports & Remedial Injury Clinic at the Oakhill Academy Fitness Centre, Wiswell Lane, Whalley as visiting Sports Therapist on Monday evenings and Wednesday mornings. For an appointment please contact John directly.