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16/02/2018
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Firstaid4sport Ambassador – Reece Mitchell

We 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

14/02/2018
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Pro Wrap! The UK’s original Boxing Hand Gauze – The Story

It all started back in 2009, when Michael, our Director, was approached by Boxing Trainer, Dean Powell. Dean had just returned from Bulgaria with Boxer Amir Khan who was now in his professional career. Whilst out in Bulgaria, Amir had been using a simple gauze bandage to wrap his hands and protect them during training. On returning to the UK, Dean tried to find the same gauze as Amir had been really impressed by it. But unfortunately, he couldn’t find any. That is when he turned to Firstaid4sport! Giving us... Read More

30/01/2018
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RFU Regulations – a snapshot guide to providing First Aid in Rugby

All rugby clubs, no matter what size or level have a responsibility for the health and safety of people who use and have access to the Club’s facilities. It is possible that during any rugby activity, players, coaches, officials and spectators may suffer injury or sudden illness. To ensure a safe environment in which Rugby can enjoyed by everyone, the club should encourage members, coaches and volunteers to hold a current and relevant First Aid qualification so that first aid incidents can be dealt with in confidence. In guidance with... Read More

05/10/2017
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Get Your Donjoy Armor Fitted In Time For Skiing 2018

It’s that time of year again, the ski season is approaching, and you find yourself once again dusting off your ski boots, and getting ready to hit the piste. Skiing is an adrenaline fuelled, difficult and dangerous sport, and that’s why we love it. Unfortunately injury comes with the territory and one of the most common complaints amongst skiers is anterior knee pain, this is caused by damage to the Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL). A tear to the ACL does not have to mean the end to your skiing holidays,... Read More

05/10/2017
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UK Exclusive Donjoy Armor ACL Skiing Knee Brace Special Offer

Working with our partners at DonJoy we have managed to secure an exclusive deal for Telegraph Ski & Snow Show (link opens in new tab) visitors for the best knee brace for skiing; The DonJoy Armor Knee Brace. Normally retailing at £499 we have a special show price of £299 with free custom fitting at the Battersea Park Snow Show only. Exhibiting over the second weekend of half term, Thursday 26th to Sunday 29th October 2017, the Telegraph Ski & Snow Show (Facebook link opens in new tab) is a fantastic day... Read More

01/06/2017

Lincolnshire Elite Athlete Programme

A programme designed to provide support for Lincolnshire’s talented sportspeople LEAP has been helping talented athletes in Lincolnshire for 9 years now! Famous names such as Ashton Turner, Shona McCallin, Sophie Wells, Jack Harvey and Jade Etherington have all been a part of the LEAP programme from relatively unknown athletes, to the household names that they are today. Firstaid4sport join LEAP as the programme’s first headline sponsor. Firstaid4sport is a Lincolnshire based company working alongside local sports clubs and teams from a grassroots level, right through to national level clubs and teams,... Read More

21/02/2017
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Firstaid4sport’s Michael Davison at Goldman Sachs presentation evening in London

We were delighted when Firstaid4sports director Michael Davison was accepted on to, Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses, an initiative set up to help entrepreneurs create jobs and economic opportunity by providing greater access to education, capital and business support services. 10,000 Small Businesses is funded by Goldman Sachs and the Goldman Sachs Foundation. The programme has reached business from across the UK and has resulted in immediate and sustained business growth for the alumni of the programme. Michael describes running a business as a lonely endeavour at times, you can... Read More

14/02/2017
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Firstaid4sport welcomes England Athletics as a new partner

Firstaid4sport is delighted to announce that we are now working in partnership with England Athletics as their preferred first aid supplier, providing offers and benefits to athletes, runners and member clubs. We will be working closely with England Athletics to offer exclusive discounts to members, as well as enabling our clubs around the country to access suitable first aid kits. Firstaid4sport sell sports first aid equipment and kits, sports tape and supports to treat or prevent sports injuries. Meaning that athletes are able get access to the best possible equipment... Read More

14/11/2016
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Top 10 Gifts for the Injury Prone Athlete

We all have that one friend or team mate who is constantly suffering an injury or ruled out for a season. Well Christmas is nearly here and isnt it time that we stopped making fun of their injury prone ways? Maybe not. But the injury prone athletes need Christmas gifts too! So here is our top ten picks: #1 Firstaid4sport Ice Bag If ever you’ve experienced an injury, you will know of the love, hate relationship that you develop with ice. One too many dripping plastic bags of ice cold water and... Read More