Rachel Young is a Specialist Neurological Physiotherapist and Associate Lecturer at Sheffield Hallam University. Rachel has developed a specialist interest in exercise and physical activity for people with complex, long term conditions. She is passionate about the integration of effective exercise prescription within healthcare and played a key role in embedding fitness industry qualification within [...]
Valley Leisure LTD have announced that they will be launching their second ‘I Can Therapy Centre’ site within just fourteen months of opening their first site in Andover, Hampshire. The ‘I Can Therapy Centre’ which encourages exercise participation in older adults and supports the rehabilitation needs of those living with long term health conditions will [...]
An innovative new therapy centre designed to encourage exercise participation in older adults and to support the rehabilitation needs of those living with long term health conditions has opened in Andover. Operated by Valley Leisure, the new ‘I Can Therapy Centre’ boasts ten specially adapted power assisted exercise machines from UK Manufacturer, Shapemaster, as well [...]
West Berkshire Therapy Centre has today been awarded the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service, just three years after first starting its service. This pays tribute to the many, excellent individuals who volunteer and help the Centre in a very wide set of roles, ensuring that the service is provided to the highest possible standard. This follows WBTC receiving a Gold [...]
In November 2015 Shapemaster awarded Grimsby Leisure Centre’s Toning Suite a special recognition award for their innovative approach and integration of power assisted exercise equipment, within a wider centre setting. Charissa Newsome, Marketing Manager at Shapemaster Global, explained: “The award was in response to observation and feedback from users who access the centre. Many of [...]
At one time suffering with constant aches and pain which had severely impacted upon her morale and role in family life, Gurjit Thind was desperate to reclaim her health and independence. It was at this point that she discovered Synergy Wellbeing, a state of the art rehabilitation facility based at Montem Leisure Centre offering power [...]
Shapemaster are delighted to introduce the new 4.3″ touch screen console unit which features both manual and programme options.
After much hard work and continued support, the West Berkshire Therapy Centre finally opened it’s doors on 1st April. The centre which incorporates a suite of Shapemaster equipment has been designed to help support those living with long term conditions such as Fibromyalgia, Multiple Sclerosis, Motor Neurone Disease and other neurological conditions. John Holt, Director [...]