Paul Frawley

Sport Rehabilitation (BASRaT)
HCPC Registered Physiotherapist
Soft Tissue Therapy (SMA)

Paul has worked with the Rugby Football Union for 18 years with various age groups and for the last 10 years as a Clinical Soft Tissue Therapist/Rehabilitator with the England Senior Rugby Union Team.

Paul completed a degree in Sports Rehabilitation in 2000 and is a member of the British Association of Sports Rehabilitators and Athletic Trainers (BASRaT) and Sports Massage Association (Level 4). Paul is also HCPC registered as a Physiotherapist.

Paul has extensive experience in the treatment of shoulder, hip and lower back dysfunction and pain. Treatments are very much hands-on with the aim of reducing pain, enhancing movement and allowing return to normal function/sporting activity. Treatments may include clinical massage therapy, joint mobilisations, Gunn intramuscular dry needling and functional exercises. He has a special interest in using Pilates as part of the rehabilitation process having completed the Polestar comprehensive rehabilitation modules.

Paul Frawley
Paul Frawley - Sport Rehabilitation (BASRaT) HCPC Registered Physiotherapist Soft Tissue Therapy (SMA)


  • 2016-Present Private Practice (Sports Massage/Rehabilitation/Physiotherapy).
  • 2008-2018 Appointed to England Senior Team.
  • Six Nations/Autumn Internationals.
  • Rugby World Cup 2015 in England.
  • Rugby World Cup 2011 in New Zealand.
  • 2007 England Saxons Team (Churchill Cup/Six Nations).
  • England Senior Team Rugby World Cup (Assisted in France).
  • England Sevens Tours to Dubai, George, Hong Kong and Adelaide.
  • 2006 U19‘s World Championships in Dubai.
  • Manchester City Football Club (Injury Cover).
  • Barbarians Rugby Football Club/ World XV Tour (UK).
  • 2005 U19‘s World Championships in South Africa.
  • 2004-2006 Saracens Rugby Football Club (full time).
  • 2003-2006 England A Team (Churchill Cups; Six Nations)
  • 2002 U21’s World Championship in South Africa.
  • 2001 England Senior Tour USA/Canada.
  • 1999 Assisted England Senior Team; Assisted Australia and Argentina touring teams.
British Association of Sport and Rehabilitators and Trainers
Health and Care Professional Council
The Association for Soft Tissue Therapists
Body Balance Physiotherapy, SPort Masage and Dry Needling