Bachelor of Health Sciences, Masters of Physiotherapy Practice
Jacob graduated Latrobe Bachelor Health Sciences and Masters of Physiotherapy in 2013. Has worked in private practice ever since where he has become adept at treating athletes with sporting injuries, particularly football and basketball.
Currently Jacob is the physiotherapist for the Ballarat Basketball Miners and Rush teams, where he works at home games and trainings. On weekends Jacob still plays for the Lake Wendouree Football Club and has previously worked closely with the South Warrnambool and Sebastopol Football Clubs as well as having experience in TAC Cup under 18s.
In the clinic, Jacob has continued to develop his skills in dry needling, running retraining and pilates as well as attend courses focusing on the sporting knee and hamstring. Jacob is also a certified level 1 strength and conditioning coach which greatly compliments his rehabilitation programs.
Through competing in muay thai kickboxing locally as well as in Thailand himself, Jacob has developed an excellent understanding of combat sport training and requirements. When the weather is right Jacob spends his time on the coast surfing and travelling.