Matt Craythorne /

Matt Craythorne


Strength & Conditioning Coach (Intern)


Strength & Conditioning


Sporting Background:

Martial Arts, Athletics (Middle Distance Track), Rugby

Previous Roles:

Strength and Conditioning Work Placement (SGS College), Assistant Athletics Coach (Bristol Academy of Sport), Sports Massage Therapist (Cardiff Metropolitan University & Welsh Athletics).

How did I get into Strength & Conditioning?

I started training in a gym regularly at College whilst studying a Sport and Exercise Science course. I went on to study a Sport Conditioning, Rehabilitation and Massage degree at Cardiff Metropolitan University, where I started to take a real interest in S&C, completing a placement year practising S&C at SGS College. My knowledge and interest for the discipline grew simultaneously and I quickly realised this was what I wanted to do.

Which sports do I work with?

I work closely with Badminton, FDSW and Shooting.