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Lynsey Northeast

Lynsey Northeast BSc (Hons), PGCertHE, FHEA, MSST, PhD (subject to minor amendments)


School of Sport, Health and Social Sciences

023 8201 6140 ext. 6140 Room no. RM203b


Lynsey has been a lecturer in sport and exercise therapy at Solent University since July 2018. Before moving to Solent, she was a visiting lecturer and technical officer at the University of Hertfordshire, where she completed her PGCert in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education and was awarded her fellowship of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA). Lynsey is also a member of the Society of Sports Therapists and is part of their communications group.

Lynsey completed her undergraduate sports therapy degree at the University of Hertfordshire and has just passed her PhD entitled Influence of Chronic Ankle Instability on Human Movement: A Three Dimensional Kinematic and Electromyographic Analysis (subject to minor amendments).

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Further information

  1. Industry experience

    Lynsey has eight years’ experience working as a sports therapist and has worked within a range of sports. On graduation Lynsey was awarded the Society of Sports Therapists’ annual travelling scholarship to Canada where she worked with the University of Windsor sports teams, Canada National Ballet, Hamilton Tiger Cats professional football team, Windsor Spitfires ice hockey team, Loaring physiotherapy clinic, Toronto Blue Jays and Sheridan College.

    Lynsey has worked for the London Broncos Rugby league team with their first, academy and scholarship squads. Lynsey has also been head sports therapist for Luton Town Football club's elite development squad and is currently the head sports therapist for the England Wheelchair Rugby League team.

  2. Teaching experience

    Lynsey was a visiting lecturer at the University of Hertfordshire from 2013-2018. She is also on the Society of Sports Therapy University and College Liasion Group.
  3. Research interests

    Lynsey's research interests lie in chronic ankle instability, kinematics, electromyography and disability sport.
  4. Recent publications

    Follow the link below for more information about Lynsey's publications.

    Lynsey Northeast, Charlotte N. Gautrey, Lindsay Bottoms, Gerwyn Hughes, Andrew C.S. Mitchell, Andrew Greenhalgh. 'Full gait cycle analysis of lower limb and trunk kinematics and muscle activations during walking in participants with and without ankle instability', Gait & Posture, Volume 64, 2018, Pages 114-118,

  5. Awards

    Lynsey has received the Society of Sports Therapy annual travelling scholarship 2013, Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy, and the Rugby League IMMOFP qualification.