Football Ferns in Japan!

Tue July 6th 2021

The Football Ferns are in Japan for the 2021 Olympic Games!

Pip Greenwood and Carly Ellis are the physiotherapists for the team. The team has been in camp for 3.5 weeks prior to travelling and also attended six training session during the pre camp to acclimatise in heat chambers at MISH. This is to counteract the humidity and heat that is likely to be present in Japan.

The team departed for Atsugi (near Tokyo) on the 5th July for two week pre-camp and friendly matches. From Atsugi the team moves into Olympic village on 18th July, with the first game 21st August against Australia, then USA on 24th (both in Tokyo) then Sweden 27th (in Miyagi).

The team are all fit and excited for the games, having been vaccinated, 3 pre departure COVID tests and 14 day health monitoring. Bring on the games!

  • "I enjoy treating knees, and here at RJ Physio we see many knee injuries and clients suffering from knee pain. Having a great knowledge of how the knee works and wonderful facilities at RJ Physio, including two gyms and a Pilates studio, anyone with a knee problem should see the team. Call me today to see if can help you with your knee pain."

    Hamish Donnison

  • "I work with The Football Ferns and love treating football injuries. Having travelled the world with Football Ferns I have developed a great understanding and knowledge of football and injuries. With our great facilities at RJ Physio and our expert team, we are in a great position to help any football injury."

    Anna Barlow

  • "If you are experiencing pain or discomfort when you're trying to enjoy playing football then don't put up with it. I have a passion for treating football injuries and would love to see you, I encourage you to book an appointment for a consultation today. I can help get you back playing pain free."

    Jay Lee

  • "Having experienced headache’s and neck pain myself I have become an expert at treating them. I have qualified with my post-graduate diploma in manipulative therapy, and love sorting out my client’s stiff and painful necks, helping them with their posture and returning them to work."

    Leighton Wills