Lucy Thompson

Sports Rehabilitation Therapist


Lucy has experience in both elite sport and the non-elite environment, this experience is spread over a number of sports such as cricket, rugby and hockey.

Having worked at Leicester Tigers in the past Lucy has experience in dealing with a variety of sporting injuries as well as rehabilitation and return to sport.

As well as working within private practice since graduating allowing for assessment, diagnosis and treatment of the general population, Lucy has continued her work within sport, providing rugby pitch side cover for Denstone College as well as Scotland Masters Hockey in a number of tournaments.


Areas of special interest

Low back pain

Knee injuries

Sports Injuries




BSc Sport Rehabilitation and Exercise Science (1st) University of Nottingham

Pre-Hospital Immediate Care in Sport Level 3

Working towards Level 3 Personal Training Qualification ?


Non work interests

Outside of work I play hockey for a local club and also enjoy paddle-boarding in the local rivers.


Elite sector

Leicester Tigers 2019-2020

Working within the medical team to provide day to day player support/rehabilitation and pitch side cover on match days.

Nottingham Forest Academy 2020

Providing player support within training as well as pitch side cover on match days.


Previous Roles / appointments

Leicester Tigers

Nottingham Forest Academy

Loughborough Sport Rugby/Hockey

Private Practice


Professional memberships

BASRaT (British Assocation Sport Rehabilitation and Trainers)