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Interviews
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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 Ta
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    Interview With Sam Briggs

    Sam Briggs or The Engine as she is nicknamed, is the UK’s answer to CrossFit royalty. Sam is respected amongst the elite athletes of CrossFit and we can understand why. Following her second games in 2011, where she finished 4th she was hit by a devastating knee injury. After surgery and good r
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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 me
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    BBC Radio Lincolnshire and the Hobbledehoo

    We spoke to Melvyn Prior about all things Hobbledehoo! The Hobbledehoo Active Kids Harness is a brand new product to provide a suitable harness for holding, grabbing or picking up your child. Designed by parents initially as a skiing harness for children the Hobbledehoo Active Harness has a mul
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    Dave Johnson - Strongman Interview

    Hi Dave, can you tell us about your background in weightlifting and strongman training? I’ve been lifting weights for about 14 or 15 years now, originally issues with my elbow caused a visit to the doctor who told me to start lifting weights in order to help the joint and it went from there. I’ve be
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  • Health and Wellbeing

    Our interview with the world record holder for the Longest Plank

    Danish Fitness instructor Tom Hoel has regained the world record for holding himself in a "Plank" position. Tom held this gruelling fitness position for an incredible 4 hours and 28 minutes, beating the previous record by 2 minutes. We managed to get in touch with Tom and he kindly answered a few qu
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    Stretching and Suppleness - Interview with the Edmunds Sistas

    The Edmunds Sistas are well known within the Martial Arts world. Having just performed at the UK Martial Arts Show, Lauren, Sian and Lara Edmunds are going from strength to strength as this year has already been massive for them. With a background in Taekwondo and several world titles between them a
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  • Health and Wellbeing

    Britain's Manliest Man - Interview with Alun Pepper

    Flight Lieutenant Alun Pepper managed to fight off over 1000 applicants to become Britain’s Manliest Man after appearances on `This Morning` and mentions in numerous national papers. He is now ambassador for the `Orchid` male cancer charity and is raising awareness of male cancer after being d
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  • Health and Wellbeing

    Top 5 tips for preventing DOMS

    Delayed onset muscle soreness (DOMS) is a feeling that I’m sure we have all had at one time or another. It’s the feeling of muscle pain, soreness or stiffness, which occurs in the day or two after exercise. The soreness most commonly occurs if you start a new exercise regime, change your current rou
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    Interview with Olympic Torch Bearer – Victoria Ganley

    How were you nominated to carry the Olympic Flame? Well, I have Crohn’s disease and my friend CJ nominated me because I have had eleven operations. In June 2009 I was told I could no longer eat solid foods. Not long after that I ran in the Great North Run to raise money for Crohn’s and Colitis UK an
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  • Health and Wellbeing

    Ben Coker explains what life is like as a diabetic footballer

    Lincoln City defender Ben Coker made his Imps debut just weeks ago after a year on the side-line caused by a serious knee injury in his final season at previous club Southend United, however, this battle is not the first big hurdle Coker has faced in his journey as a professional footballer.  A
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  • Health and Wellbeing

    Coker looks back at the 'hardest year' of his career

    Ben Coker made his Lincoln City debut 381 days after he was stretchered off in the 21st minute of a 3-0 defeat away at Sunderland for Southend United . After rupturing two ligaments in his knee Coker was immediately ruled out for the remainder of the season.    A year has passed and Coker
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  • Firstaid4sport

    Firstaid4sport Ambassador - Rebecca De Fillippo

    Back in December we announced our support of Welsh International, Rebecca De Fillippo. We can o also announce Rebecca as our ………. Ambassador for 2018. When Rebecca made her debut against Scotland in the 2012, she was the youngest member of the Wales squad. As a centre, she moved her way up the seni
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    Firstaid4sport Ambassador - Ellesse Oates

    We are proud to announce our new Firstad4port Ambassador, GB Gymnast Ellesse Oates. Ellesse has risen through the ranks recently over the last few years and even at a young age she has experience and medals under her belt. We will be providing Ellesse her chalk and tape for the coming year and loo
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    A Day in the Life of a Sports Therapist

    Check out what Callum Davidson gets up to during his pitch side duties! All equipment purchased and supplied by us! You can find some of the taping methods that Callum uses in our Taping Guide.
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    Win a rugby training session with Shaun Edwards OBE

    Firstaid4sport have joined together with Mueller Sports Care to offer you and your team a once in a lifetime opportunity to have a training session with Wasps Coach and OBE Shaun Edwards. All you or your team have to do to spend £100 with us online before the 31st August 20
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  • Health and Wellbeing

    Vinnie Jones - Hands Only CPR

    Probably the cleverest ad campaign we’ve seen in a long time, the British Heart foundation have launched their ‘Hard and Fast Hands-Only CPR’ campaign to inform members of the public that they CAN perform CPR regardless of any formal first aid training.   The aim of the ad is
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    Interview with an Olympic Torch Bearer

    Victoria Ganley from Lincoln had the incredible experience of being an Olympic torch bearer and she kindly came to the Firstaid4sport offices the day after to tell us all about it. How were you nominated to carry the Olympic Flame? Well, I have Crohn’s disease and my friend CJ nominated me bec
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