About Claire Lee

Claire Lee is the principal practitioner at Hands On Recovery, having qualified in 2012 from the prestigious LSSM London School of Soft Tissue Therapy trained by Mel Cash.

hands-on-recovery-about-meAs a racing cyclist at national level Claire has a good understanding of the training requirements for many different sports. She has worked at cycling training camps in Europe, major cycling events such as World Masters Track Championships at Manchester Velodrome as the accredited masseur as well as with physiotherapists in private practice in the UK. Claire was also a therapist for The Disability Foundation at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital Stanmore.

Claire has experience of treating a wide range of people:
Amateur Cyclists, National and International Athletes and Dancers, Office Workers, Retired & Elderly People, School Children, and people with debilitating conditions.


Clinical Sports and Remedial Soft Tissue Therapy Diploma – London School Of Sports Massage (LSSM) Btech Level 5
Acupuncture Techniques for the Management of Sport Injuries
Osteopathic Spinal Manipulation
Muscle Energy Technique for the pelvis and lumber spine
Myofascial Release – The Lower Limb, upper limb, neck, head and trunk
Neurological Testing
Therapeutic Ultrasound
Rock Tape practitioner level 1 & 2 – Fascial Movement Taping
Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilisation (IASTM)
Qualified British Cycling Coach Road & Track and qualified Association British Cycle Coach level 3
YMCA Gym Level 2 Instructor
Open University Human & Biological Science

Member of the Institute of Sports & Remedial Massage and the Complimentary National Healthcare Regulator
DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) checked, cleared to work with children and vulnerable adults

As a member of the Institute of Sports and Remedial Massage (ISRM) and the Complimentary National Healthcare Regulator (CNHC) which is a government backed regulatory body. It is a requirement that to remain qualified and fully insured to practice Claire regularly attends Continued Professional Development courses and training.  Claire is fully covered by professional indemnity insurance.

Choosing a practitioner

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