London Ski Show 2010

We were proud to be invited once again to the Metro Ski and Snowboard Show at Kensington Olympia. We were also especially lucky to have 50 free tickets to give away to our clients – we hope all the lucky winners had a great time. Our purpose at the show, as before, was twofold. Firstly, as a mobile clinic set …

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Summer Skiing in Saas Fee

The Doc a welcome sight Dr Craig has been bio-mechanics and physiology expert with the Warren Smith Ski Academy for over 5 years and he made a trip out to the Swiss Alps, Saas Fee in August to offer advice to any of the academy clients who are studying for their BASI ski instructor exams. He set up a clinic for the …

A new baby girl!

Craig is pleased to announce the arrival of his tiny daughter, a couple of weeks earlier than expected and born at home. She is called Charlotte, is getting bigger by the day and is healthy and happy. Her favorite things are sleeping, milk and cuddles. Big brother Lachlan is very caring and likes to kiss her fuzzy hair, although he …

Windsor Triathlon 2010

Sunday 13 June, with a 7.30am kick off, Dr Craig began the Windsor Triathlon Olympic distance, hoping for a new personal best. Here’s how he got on… Swim – The current in The Thames was not flowing too badly which made for good conditions in the water with a temperature of 18 degrees. The swim went relatively smoothly and completed …

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, …

London Ski Show 2009

Putney Chiropractic Centre was proud to be invited to the 2009 Metro Ski and Snowboard Show held at Kensington Olympia from 21-25 October 2009. Our purpose at the show was twofold. Firstly, we had a mobile clinic set up for some of Europe’s top skiers and snowboarders and secondly to offer free back advice to the thousands of attendees. We …

Alcatraz Swim Challenge

Swimming to freedom On the 12th July Edwina proved that it really is possible to ‘escape from Alcatraz’ when she successfully competed in the Alcatraz Challenge in San Francisco, California. Freezing temperatures, strong currents, foggy conditions, and sharky waters weren’t enough to deter her, and she finished the crossing in 46 mins 39.2 seconds – 7th place in her age …

Weiss Road Street Party 09

Castles, bunting and trestle tables A fun time was had by all at the Weiss Road Street Party on the 19th July 09, especially on the bouncy castle sponsored by PCC. Weiss Road was blocked off and decorated with bunting, tables and chairs adorned and decorated with an abundance of food, drinks and flowers, and BBQ’s were wheeled out onto …

The Battersea Sumo Run 2009

A 5km Charity Fun Run with a difference! Craig, Abby, Edwina and Lachlan (Craig’s son – who cruised round in a buggy) slipped graciously into their self-inflating, fat, sumo suits on Saturday 20th June at Battersea Park and joined about 250 other crazy people in their quest to loose 20lbs while running 5 km in a new style sweat suit. …

It’s official – we’re open!

We’ve been in our new home for a few weeks now, but we have finally had our official launch night party. Huge thanks to all involved The whole PCC team, our sponsored sporting professionals and everyone that had played a part in bringing our dream to life collected in our new light and airy space. Martin Hartley made it direct …