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George Crabb

19/09/2019
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Know your tape ahead of the 2019 Rugby World Cup

TweetThe Rugby World Cup is less than 24 hours away and with such little time left to wait until kick-off we here at FirstAid4Sport have compiled a guide to all the taping you’ll see take place on the field throughout the next six weeks.   At 11:15AM (BST) tomorrow Japan take on Russia in the opening game of the 2019 Rugby world Cup meaning it’s been four years since England hosted the Rugby World Cup and endured one of their worst tournaments to date, England kick off their campaign against... Read More

12/08/2019
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FirstAid4Sport To Sponsor Leicester Tiger’s Head of Medical

TweetWe are excited to announce that Firstaid4sport will be sponsoring Ed Hollis, Head of Medical at Leicester Tigers, over the 2019/20 season. The sponsorship means that we will also become Leicester Tiger’s preferred Medical and First Aid Supplier for the coming season. Catherine Gray, Business Development Manager at Firstaid4sport said “To become the sponsors of Ed for this season is a big step in the direction Firstaid4sport is taking. Ed is known throughout the Rugby world as one of the leading physiotherapists in the sport and we are proud to... Read More

25/06/2019

Firstaid4sport welcomes Cardiff Met WFC to the family!

TweetAhead of the UEFA Women’s Champions League Firstaid4sport are proud to announce our new partnership with Cardiff Met Women’s Football Club. Cardiff Met WFC are synonymous with excellence in Women’s Football. Both the 1st and 2nd team have made some considerable achievements in BUCS, the Welsh National Premier League and Welsh Women’s Challenge Cup competition over the past decade. Now with qualification to the UEFA Champions League it really is an exciting time to become a part of their team. Michael Davison, Director at Firstaid4sport said “We will be working... Read More

21/06/2019

England Dodgeball welcomes Firstaid4sport as a new partner

TweetAhead of this years European Championships, England Dodgeball have joined forces with leading first aid supplier Firstaid4sport – to take first aid provision in dodgeball to the next level. The Lincoln based company will work with specialist England staff to create a dodgeball specific first aid kit, which will be available across the UK in the near future. Firstaid4sport have also been supporting senior players by providing protective accessories. The company was founded in 2008 by husband and wife, Michael and Gemma Davision. They offer first aid provisions to a... Read More

20/03/2019

Naqi Premier Partner

TweetFirstaid4sport are proud to announce that we are now a Naqi Premier Partner. Naqi massage lotions are extremely popular in sports environments as they are developed with extended massage in mind and prevent the negative side effects of the mechanical handling of the skin during a massage. Available on our website now or contact the office on 01522 875252.

04/02/2019

Firstaid4sport partner NCA Rugby

TweetFirstaid4sport are proud to announce that we are now the Official Medical and First Aid Partner to NCA Rugby NCA Rugby govern the National Leagues 1, 2 North and 2 South, representing 48 Clubs in all matters relating to the Rugby Football Union. This includes producing fixture lists, administering the leagues and representing the clubs with disciplinary matters. The partnership will allow Firstaid4sport to focus on providing quality products for clubs across the NCA to allow them to help with player recovery as well as injury prevention. Firstaid4sport Director, Michael... Read More

25/01/2019

Club Accounts: Why, who and how?

TweetIf there is one thing we know at Firstaid4sport (apart from First Aid of course), it’s Clubs! We understand their sport, their team and of course their requirements in relation to First Aid and Medical Equipment. Yes, every sport may be different, but the fundamentals are the same; Safety comes first, always. One of our first products was the sports specific First Aid kit, which have now grown to cover over 8 sports, and we include our large range of taping and strapping. These are the basics for every team and club no... Read More

23/01/2019
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Who we are, our beliefs and ethos.

TweetThe concept of Firstaid4sport was born after our Director Gemma was playing in a hockey match where a player was injured, and they were unable to find the first aid kit as it was hidden among the team’s black kits bags. Once it was found Gemma realised that the contents of the kit were no good for the injury or in fact hockey its self. A bright orange bag and a hockey specific first aid kit later and here we are 12 years on. As our name suggests we supply... Read More

21/02/2018
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Tendons vs Ligaments

TweetHow do you know if you have damaged your ligament or your tendon? Well to be honest the reason there is such a confusing overlap of what is what and where, is because the two are very alike. The simplest way to put it is that tendons attach muscle to bone and ligaments attach bone to bone. Sounds simple enough right? Well, the problem most people have is distinguishing between a ligament injury and a tendon injury due to their symptoms being very alike. So in order to understand them... Read More

16/02/2018
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Firstaid4sport Ambassador – Reece Mitchell

TweetWe are proud to announce that Firstaid4sport will be supporting Reece Mitchell over the coming CrossFit season. Having finished in 3rd place at The CrossFit Games 2017 Teen 14-15 years, we are excited to see where this season leads to. Reece will be using our EAB Tear Light Tape, Kinesiology Tape and Chalk. With CrossFit Open starting on Friday 22nd February and running for 5 weeks with a WOD released every Thursday at midnight, Open to anyone aged 14 or over, the Open whittles down to the top 17 from each... Read More