Summer is coming – The pro’s & cons of flip-flops

Flip-flops and slip on shoes in general (for the purpose of this article we will just call them all flip-flops) are great for being easy to get on and off quickly and for keeping cool and showing off your feet when you’re wearing shorts. Unfortunately, that is all they are good for! They have a […]

Travel Alert June 2019

During June 2019 the Railway Bridge on Gypsy Patch Lane will be closed to all vehicles in both directions.  This is likely to cause travel disruption around the area.  Diversion routes will be in place via Aztec West and the A38/Bradley Stoke Way.  We have been advised that access to Station Road and the clinic […]

Adverse Weather Feb 1st and 2nd 2019

Please note that the clinic will be closing early at 13:30 on Friday 1st Feb.  We will be open as normal from 8:00am on Saturday 2nd Feb.

Top 5 Bristol Walks

As part of National Walking Month, we thought we would share 5 walks around the Bristol area that will help you with achieving the 10,000 steps a day goal. This may sound like a lot but you can easily do it without realising. Whether it’s through walking or something else you enjoy, it is very […]

Swim Training with Toys

Tools are useful for all sorts of training, right? Well yeah, if you use them correctly. I very rarely use any toys while I’m swimming – or coaching – but here are a few bits and pieces that if used correctly, can be a really useful addition to your sessions. Pull Buoy I like to […]


Don’t get stuck with just one pace! There’s a funny phenomenon in endurance sports that I like to call “becoming a one-speed athlete.” It happens to runners, cyclists and triathletes whose training becomes so focused on sustained efforts at race intensity that their ability to work at higher intensity levels disappears! Their low end capabilities […]

19.03.18 We Are Open

Morning All, We are open as usually today. Station Road is very slippy, so please drive carefully and allow extra travel time for you appointment.   Pete & The Clinic Team

23rd Jan 2018 Power outage

ALERT Please note that there is a power outage affecting the clinic, leisure club and surrounding area.  Power should be restored by 1:00 pm. During this time our phone systems will be out of action.  If you need to contact us please do so by email as we can still access this remotely.  Sorry for […]

Physio- Pete Tang

10 Years On, Going Strong and Why I’m Sorry!!

  I first opened the door of The Physio Clinic in May 2007.  Just me. It was a big decision.  I say ‘just me’ but I had the support of family and friends and most importantly, Tracy, my wife.  I’d been working very successfully as a private physiotherapist for several years for BUPA hospitals, The […]

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My road to becoming a runner – Pete Tang

So, at the end of August in 2016 after a particularly energetic day at the beach the whole family walked the half mile back from the beach, up the sand dunes and the short hill to the cottage we were renting.  It’s safe to say that my son and I were clearly out of puff […]