After graduating from the University of Sydney with a degree in Physiotherapy, Bridie has gained experience working in private practice, post-surgical orthopaedic rehabilitation as well as professional sport as an assistant at the South Sydney Rabbitohs.
With a background in exercise and sports science, personal training and strength and conditioning, she has over 7 years experience in the health and fitness industry. Bridie has a keen interest in sports specific rehabilitation, overuse injuries in runners, as well as strength and conditioning programs to help patients return to sport. Bridie’s approach to the management of sport related injuries has been influenced by her time spent working within multiple sporting codes with athletes ranging in ages and abilities. These teams include:
- Souths Sydney Rabbitohs – Canterbury Cup and Under 20’s squad
- Northern Territory Rugby Union 7’s State Teams
- CrossFit Open Recovery Teams & Individuals
- Northern Territory Touch Football teams
- Northern Territory AFL Premiership League
- National League Aus Tag
Growing up in the very active community of Katherine in Australia’s Northern Territory, Bridie was inspired to follow the path of becoming a physiotherapist. Bridie has been awarded Northern Territory Young Australian of the Year in 2017 for her work within the mental health sector, as such, she understands the importance of a holistic approach with her patient consultations. Positive and energetic, Bridie can often be found running trails around North Sydney or training her clients on technique in the gym.