Meet The Team

Sophie Vowden

Director & Senior Sports Therapist

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Sophie works with a number of athletes, from beginners to Team GB Olympians; across all age groups, from young children to retirees.

She is passionate about biomechanics - how we walk, run and move and how to treat repetitive injuries.

Alicia McArdell

Sports Therapist


Alicia graduated from Nottingham Trent University with a BSc(Hons) Sport and Exercise Science Degree before going on to complete an MSc in Sports Therapy at London Metropolitan University. 

Carly Soer

Assistant Clinic Manager


SV is proud to introduce our new Assistant Clinic Manager Carly. Carly's role involves everything and anything to do with enhancing our clients' experience. From creating social media content to assisting our Therapists with their admin tasks so they have more time to spend serving our clients, she will be here to lend a helping hand.

Annalie Collins

Sports Therapist

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Annalie graduated from a three year degree with a BSc (Hons) in Sport Therapy from the University of Worcester in 2019. 

She was fortunate enough to work as a student Sports Therapist with the Worcester Warriors RFC academy for a year whilst studying.

Chenelle Barber

Sports Psychologist

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Chenelle graduated from the University of East London with a BSc (Hons) Sports and Exercise Science degree and is currently studying a Masters in Applied Positive and Coach psychology. 

Fleur Blatch

Head of Medical at Harlow RUFC

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Fleur graduated from the University of Bath in 2014 with a degree in Sports Therapy (BSc Hons) and has since been completing a four year integrated MSc in Veterinary Physiotherapy.

One of the therapies that Fleur finds particularly useful is soft tissue release which integrates massage and stretching together.