Sport Medicine

University of Bath Sports Injury Clinic and Human Performance Centre

University of Bath Sports Injury Clinic and Human Performance Centre is based at the Sports Training Village at the University of Bath where their highly qualified and experienced team provide world-leading services to all, whether you are an elite athlete, fun-runner or simply recovering from a recent injury or accident.

Services available include:

  • Physiotherapy
  • Sports Massage
  • Nutrition advice
  • Sports Psychology
  • Physiological Testing
  • VO2 Max
  • Body Composition
  • Fitness Testing

VO2 Max and Lactate Transition Assessment
This is a graded exercise test which allows the exercise physiologists to measure the athlete's maximum oxygen uptake and also their Blood Lactate and Heart Rate Profile, this information is then used to provide the athlete with specific training guidelines that will accurately prescribe the ideal paces and heart rates at which the athlete should be training in order to get maximum benefit from their sessions, and thus obtain the greatest long term improvements.

University of Bath Sports Injury Clinic and Human Performance Centre is fully open to the public and we are a registered provider with most of the major insurance companies.

CK Clinic

CK Clinic is the newest physiotherapy clinic in Chippenham specialising in musculoskeletal problems.

Whether the source of your pain is due to a sports injury or because of the general stresses and strains of life we are here to help you return to full physical function.

Currently providing services including:

  • Physiotherapy
  • Exercise rehabilitation
  • Postural correction
  • Acupuncture
  • Gait analysis

Appointments are available Monday to Friday evenings and Saturday morning with free on site parking.

CK Clinic, Bumpers Farm, Bumpers Way, Chippenham, SN15 2BQ Tel: 07870 669177

For more information click on a link or the logo above to visit the CK Clinic website

The Park Lane Practice

If you are suffering from a sports-related injury, or if you have other physical/postural or mental problems that are preventing you performing to your full potential, then The Ashfield Practice may be able to help you. They have the following practitioners at the practice who offer a huge wealth of experience in treating athletes and other sports enthusiasts of all ages and abilities:

  • Osteopath
  • Acupuncturist
  • Homeopath
  • Medical Herbalist
  • Sports Massage Therapist
  • Thai Yoga Massage Therapist
  • Aromatherapist
  • Reflexologist
  • Reiki Healer
  • Clinical Hypnotherapist

They are a friendly practice conveniently located near to the centre of Chippenham. There is ample roadside parking on Ashfield Road and adjacent public roads during business hours. They offer free advice, with no obligation on your part, either over the phone or in person.

The Ashfield Practice, 22 Ashfield Road, Chippenham, SN15 1QQ Tel: 01249 659749

Transformation Therapy Wiltshire

Are you new to marathon running? Or maybe you're looking to improve your running performance? Not sure how to prepare yourself nutritionally? Are you nervous or need help with psychological preparation?

Whether you are a serious or a fun runner, Transformation Therapy Wiltshire offers you an individually-tailored Sports Performance Enhancement package combining nutritional and psychological preparation for the run.

This involves a 2-hour session, which includes:

  • nutritional assessment (estimating your energy requirements and expenditure, calculating your carbohydrate, protein, fat and fluid requirements)
  • nutrition advice for training, as well as for before, during and after the event
  • focus and concentration enhancement (utilising sports hypnosis and NLP)
  • self-hypnosis CD specific to running performance for optimal results

Dr Eva Detko, PhD, MSc, BA (Hons), DipHyp, PGCE, NLP, ITEC, MHbA, BIH, CHNC (Reg), is a Clinical Hypnotherapist, Nutritional Therapist and Sports Performance Enhancement Coach with many years of experience in the field of sports and exercise sciences, nutrition and psychology. Over the years, Dr Eva has worked with many recreational and professional athletes helping them improve their sporting performance.

To find out more how the Sports Performance Enhancement package may benefit you, or to book your session call Dr Eva on 07985936950, or e-mail

Magic Fingers Therapy

Magic Fingers Therapy provides sports and remedial massage, deep tissue massage, swedish and body massage, indian head massage, reflexology, reiki and life coaching.

Therapist Rachel Bethell, has been practising these therapies for a number of years and has considerable experience in helping people with a variety of conditions.

Appointments can be made to see Rachel at her home in Winterbourne Bassett between Avebury and Swindon or at the Equilibrium Natural Health Centre in Chippenham.

You can contact Rachel on 07818 402474, 01793 731132 or you can email her at Alternatively you can contact her at the Equilibrium Natural Health Centre, The Stone Barn, 1 Forest Gate, Pewsham, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 3RS. Telephone: 01249 446 388

K B Sport and Massage Therapy

Whether you are injured, in pain or simply want some relaxation, K B Sport and Massage Therapy is the "one stop shop" for ALL your therapy needs in Wiltshire.

K B Sport and Massage Therapy is a fully mobile business and prides itself on providing a professional yet personal approach to all clients. You can receive a treatment specific to your needs whilst in the comfort of your own home, and with appointments available in the evenings and at weekends, then why wait!

Further details of the services and prices can be found at K B Sport and Massage Therapy or you can contact Kay 07815 836302, or e-mail

If you are a health care professional who can help with sports related injuries and problems and would like to appear on this page then please contact us.

Official Charities

Official Sponsors

John Williams Heating Services

Siemens Rail Automation

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Par Foods Ltd

If you would like to be a sponsor of the Chippenham Half Marathon then please contact us.

Latest News

01/01/2017 - ** Many thanks to our sponsors for 2017 who will be John Williams Heating Services, CD Fencing & Construction Services Ltd and Par Foods **

01/01/2017 - ** We are pleased to announce that our official charity for 2017 will be The Rise Trust. **

01/01/2017 - ** Entries for the Chippenham Half Marathon 2017 ARE NOW OPEN!!! **