BSc (Hons) MCSP
In 2010, Gabrielle became a patient at Elite. After being in the care of the team she was inspired to go on and become a physiotherapist herself. Gabrielle stayed in close contact with the clinic throughout her training. She graduated with first-class honours degree from the University of Birmingham. As a result of Gabrielle’s drive and ambition to continually improve her clinical knowledge, in September 2020 she began studying her Master’s degree in Sports Medicine at University College London (UCL), graduating in 2022.
In the early part of her career, Gabrielle travelled to Samoa to work with the National Samoan Rugby 7’s Team. She continues to develop her pitch-side trauma experience working alongside her colleague and fellow physio Tom Stainer, as part of the medical team at Aylesbury Rugby Club.
Sport rehabilitation is of great interest to Gabrielle because of her own personal sporting background. She is a retired Elite Acrobatic Gymnast, she competed for twelve years, both nationally and internationally. She finished her successful gymnastics career as a Senior British Champion.
Gabrielle is a qualified gymnastics coach and judge, and has post-graduate qualifications in acupuncture, pitch-side first aid, pilates, sports massage, and taping. She is a member of the UK Strength and Conditioning Association.
Over the past year Gabrielle taken up road cycling, and is aiming to take part in triathlons in the future. She is a very motivated young woman who is passionate about health, she enjoys keeping fit and active and you’ll often find her working out in our rehab gym.