Michael Walsh High Performance & Physiotherapy Centre

Michael Walsh

Michael is part of an elite group of Sports Professionals in the world, who hold Masters degrees in Sports Physio from the University of Bath and a Masters in Exercise Science (Strength & Conditioning) from the University of Edith Cowan, Perth.
Michael also a holds BSc Exercise Science from University of Ulster Jordanstown and BSc Physiotherapy from the University of East London.


Michael has always had a passion for sport and competed at the highest level in Gaelic Football representing Club (Mayobridge), County (Down GAA), Province (Ulster) and Country (Ireland). The experience of having played high level sport is an invaluable asset when working with athletes and his focus and drive now has become set on helping athletes achieve their best.

Whether it be returning from injury or performance enhancement his passion is to guide athletes correctly and be part of their journey to sporting excellence. He is a professional who is bridging the gap between the fields of Physiotherapy and Strength and Conditioning.

He has particular interests in reconditioning hamstring, Knee and pelvic/groin injuries. He also will guide athletes in the right path to stay injury free and improve performance as prevention is always better than the cure.

Specialising in injury treatment and reconditioning, building injury resilience and overall performance levels of athletes ‘Bridging the gap between Physio and Strength & Conditioning’.


Michael has worked extensively in Gaelic games at County level having coached and provided Strength & Conditioning and Physiotherapy services to Down GAA at minor, U20 / U21 and senior levels.

Michaels professional career has taken him around the world and allowed him to work in many different sports such as GAA, Soccer, Rugby, Volleyball, Cricket and with track and field athletes (London Olympics 2012). He has gained experience in many professional team settings such as Arsenal FC, Sunderland FC, Middlesborough FC, Saracens Rugby club and Greater Western Sydney Giants AFL in Australia.

"Winning does not happen without hard work”