Las Vegas

OK so this is the only image I was allowed to show, you know the score, what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas. Happy Birthday Leigh!

Craig’s Story

Dr Craig McLean, Doctor of Chiropractic talks of his personal account of a past episode of low back pain and leg pain, “Disc herniation – I know all about how backs can perform well and I also how they can sometimes let you down. In 2003 I suffered a massive disc herniation at the L4-5 level. This resulted in severe …

City Ski Championships 2010

City Ski Championships 2010 – Courmayeur, Italy March 18-21, 2010 was the beginning of the Putney Chiropractic Racing team, or PC racers as we were referred to by the BBC Olympic commentator Matt Chilton. Team members included Drs Craig, Abby and Edwina, Ben Lofthouse and Momentum Ski director Amin Momen. Putney Chiropractic was out there to race but also in …

PCC in The Telegraph

Dr Craig has been included as an expert in an extensive article in the weekend Telegraph travel section on preparing your body for the piste and getting fit for the slopes. Here is an excerpt: Advice and preparation for Skiing “The best way to injure yourself on the slopes is to turn up unfit” says Dr Craig McLean, a ski injury expert, …

Tour de France 09

Tour de France 09 Craig and his friends have made the pilgrimage to France for the last few summers to cycle the alpine stages of the Tour de France. In 2009 we had a great day out at the individual time trial around Lake Annecy. We got up close and personal to Lance Armstrong and Bradley Wiggins. Craig’s son, Lachlan, …

Dr Craig moves up a cycle racing category

Dr Craig understands the stresses cycling can place on your spine In 2008 Craig started cycle racing and successfully gained his British Cycling 3rd category racing license in his first season. He has a background in triathlon but since joining London Dynamo cycle club in 2005 he found a new thrill in cycling racing. A number of our clients in …

Windsor Triathlon 2008

Dr Craig joined over 2500 competitors on June 15th to race in the Windsor Triathlon Olympic Distance – a race involving a 1.5 km swim, 40 km on the bike and a 10km run. He completed these distances in 2hrs 21mins which placed him in 109th place out of 1800 people who completed the full distance. His swim and cycle …

A new baby boy!

t’s a boy! At last baby X is here! Lachlan Angus McLean arrived on Thursday 9th August 2007, a son for Dr Craig and Gail. Little Lachie has a fine head of hair, unlike his old man. He is strong and handsome and loves his food and sleep – just like his old man… Thanks to everyone who has sent …

Bananaman 2007

Dr Craig and Dr Edwina headed off to Eton for one of the summer series of supersprints. Break in the weather Thankfullly, after all the flooding and downpours the weather held out for the morning, and even the sun came out for a few hours. The wind held off but the water was very cold! The race centred around the …

Dr Craig offers advice to the Queen

Listen to the radio show by following the below links… Radio five live Radio five live part 2 Well, we don’t know for sure that she was listening, but this week Dr Craig was invited to appear on national Radio Five Live to comment on how to best look after your back. Specialist advice The request came following the news …

Nike Run London

Dr Craig, Dr Carlyle, CA Anna and Dr Peter (kindly assisting for the day) made up the Putney Chiropractic Nike Run London team last weekend. Perfect day for it After a week of torrential downpours, the team awoke on sunday to blue skies and perfect conditions. A very social run start time of around midday suited everyone, and the team …

Verbier 06

Dr Craig has been out in Verbier this season, to work with the clients of the Warren Smith Ski Academy. The Academy courses take the form of a structured week where skiing is broken down into essential parts, and everyone is challenged to take their ability to the next level. Biomechanical performance With the excellent tuition of all the Academy …

Eton Super Sprints

Dr Craig Mclean headed off to Eton for one of the summer series of supersprints. Glorious weather It was a fantastic day, and the rowing lake looked really quite inviting! The organisation was very slick, and there was even a kiddie triathlon before hand consisting of running, cycling and scootering. The race centred around the 2km rowing course, and all …

Blenheim Triathlon

Dr Craig Mclean and CA Gail headed off to the beautiful setting of Blenheim Palace recently to take part in the location’s first triathlon, along with around 2200 other athletes. Swim, bike and run Despite torrential rain the day before, only one thermal and a ski jacket was required at registration time of 7am, and by 10am the thermal was …

Olympic Bronze for PCC patient

Great Britain’s Ian Wynne shrugged off a freak ankle injury to take bronze in the men’s K1 500m kayak final in Athens this summer. Sprained ankle The Surrey athlete sprained his ankle after falling off a bus on Friday and competed with heavy strapping, and in a race that kept us all on the edge of our seats, he made …