about dan carter 

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About Dan

Dan is an ex-international athlete and has studied both in the UK and USA and has a BSc in Sports Science from Brunel University. During his career he has worked as a Physical Education Teacher and in more recent times as a Sports Therapist. 

 

Since 2002 he has been qualified and practicing as a Sports Therapist. In 2010 he has developed his skills further and has become one of the first certified Advanced Myoskeletal Therapist in the UK and later that year a Pilates Instructor. In 2013 he also added the qualification of Manipulative Therapist to his skill set when he was awarded a Doctorate in Osteomyology. In 2014 Dan decided to complete the Level 5 Sports Massage BTEC Diploma at The North London School of Sports Massage where he achieved a distinction. In 2017 Dan completed the Advanced Diploma in Manipulative Therapy course at the Mildand School of Massage, where he also achieved a distinction. He was then invited to teach on the same course.  

As well as running his own private practices, Dan has worked with many of the UK’s and worlds top endurance athletes both for UK Endurance Performance Centre and PACE Athletic Management. This allowed Dan to develop a wealth of expertise treating endurance runners including World and Olympic Champions, from the UK and Kenyan National Running Team.

Dan's Qualifications and Memberships

  • Sports Science BSc

  • Doctorate in Osteomyology

  • Licentiate Diploma in MET

  • Licentiate Diploma in Osteomyology

  • Licentiate Diploma in Manipulation

  • Grade V Spinal Manipulation

  • Advanced Diploma in Manipulation (Distinction)

  • VTCT diploma in Sports Massage and Sports Event Massage

  • Level 5 BTEC in Sports Massage (Distinction)

  • Medical Acupuncture Diploma

  • Advanced Medical Acupuncture Diploma 

  • Myoskeletal Therapist Diploma

  • Advanced Myoskeletal Therapist Diploma

  • Level 3 Diploma in Sports Therapy

  • Electrotherapy Diploma

  • Gait Analysis Diploma

  • Level One Shockwave Therapy

  • Member LCSP and NAMMT

  • Qualified Pilates Instructor

personal athletics career achievements

  • 2005 - 1st - England Senior International - Loughborough

  • 2002 - 1st – Senior Men - South of England Championships

  • 2001 - 15th in European U23 Championships (Javelin) – Amsterdam.

  • 2000 - 1st AAA U23 National Championships (Javelin) – Bedford England.

  • 2000 - 1st – Senior - South of England Championships

  • 1999 - 1st State Championships South Carolina 1999 (javelin) – Columbia SC.

  • 1999 - 13th in European U20 Championships 1999 (Javelin) - Riga Latvia.

  • 1999 - 2nd - Junior men’s AAA’s – Bedford

  • 1998 - 8th in World U20 Championships (javelin) - Annecy, France.

  • 1998 – 1st Junior International – Spain

  • 1998 - 2nd – England Schools Championships – Exeter

  • 1998 - 2nd – AAA’s championships – Bedford

  • 1998 - 1st – U20 - South of England Championships

  • 1998 - 1st – Senior Men - South of England Championships

  • 1998 - 2nd – U20 - South of England Championships

  • 1996 - 1st – U17 South of England Championships

  • 1994 - 2nd – England Schools Championships – Telford

  • 1994 - 2nd – AAA’s championships – Birmingham

  • 1994 - 2nd – U15 – South of England Championship

  • 1994 - U17 – 700g - Age group National Record.

  • Over 10 County Championships gold medals.

  • Former county record holder – Senior men javelin

Health Questionnaire

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