Monthly Archives: September 2013

Billy Walsh: Supporting Boxing

Billy Wash, Manager of the highly successful Irish Boxing Team reflects on the 30 day countdown to the London Games and outlines his initiative to run a support event for the families of the Olympic boxers prior to, and following the Olympic Games.  The High Performance Boxing Support Team is the linchpin that drives the team forward.

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Mark Rohan: Multidisciplinary teams

Teams of specialised service providers are at the heart of the Institute’s performance-focused services. These teams aim to maximise the athlete’s performance potential by optimising preparation both physical and psychological, monitoring training load and rapid diagnosis and management of injury or illness. This teams works in conjunction with the athletes and sports performance team (coaches, performance directors and managers). The service providers work in an interdisciplinary manner ensuring close coordination between all parties in the management of any case.

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