BSc Physio

Area of Expertise

Sports Physio and Orthopedics


The Power of Taping Course

Jacqui has worked as a physio in sport for the better part of her career being privileged to represent her country at the Olympic Games (Beijing), Common Wealth Games (Snr & Jnr), All Africa Games and on a number of occasions she has worked for teams in South Africa Rugby (SA Women’s, 7’s & Schools) & Soccer (SuperSport United).

She is currently the head of the Medical team at SuperSport United FC.

Jacqui started her focus on strapping with BSN in 1995 and they have kindly been sponsoring her in her efforts to share the knowledge she has gained over the years. Her completion of KT3 as well as an endorsement by BSN International to present training courses qualifies her to present this 2 day taping workshop.

Her material is gathered and combined from the following sources;

Taping input;
• KT1 , 2 & 3 by Itzhak Friedman course manuals (1-5)
• Medical Taping Concept Handbook Harry Pijnappel
• BSN Medical Taping Dr Hauke Mommsen
• Various articles on recent evidence based assessments of the tape
• Clinical therapeutic applications of the Kinesio taping Method Dr K Kase
• KT Sport by David Parish
Injury & rehabilitation input;
• Joint structure & function C Norkin
• Strength & Conditioning Journal Feb 2002
• Strength Training Anatomy F Delavier
• Knee Pain Prevention & Treatment J A Pye
• Lore of Running prof Tim Noakes
• The Olympic Book of Sports Medicine A DirixQualified: BPhysT 1986 at University of Pretoria

Post Graduate: Various courses pertaining to my career in Sport :-
• Sport Physio Masters Incomplete (UP),
• Needling,
• OMT,
• MWMS, Nags & Snags,
• Travell Neural Tissue Upper & lower Limb
• KT level 1 -3 by Itzhak Friedman Kinesio Tex,
• Rugby World Cup Sports Traumatology Congress
• Sports medicine Module 1 , 2 by Graham Smith
• IOC Sports Medicine course 2004
• Patella Femoral Pain Prof Powers,
• Surface EMG,
• Upper quadrant A Louw and many more

She has presented course / presentations since 1998 at various conferences and courses on:

Sports Injuries:

• The Ultimate ”Hands-On” course Co-presenter with Lynn Reyers Marie-Louise Cutler in 1998 (Injuries in Sport)
• The Runners Nemesis 2001
• International physiotherapy congress Broadening the Horizons of Knowledge (01 – 09 October 2008)
• BSN Taping courses @ various locations since 2006
o  First aid Personnel
o Technical University Pretoria Final year Sport Science
o Wits University Second Year Physiotherapy
o TUKS post graduate Sports Medical physicians
o Tuks Bio kinetic Students
o Physiotherapy qualified candidates courses in Pretoria and Surrounding regions

• Training of BSN & Mueller Personnel 2010
• Sport Physiotherapy congress 2010 (St George Conference Centre)

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