About Us

To book an appointment

Tel: 07813 796 914
Email: office@stt4performance.com

About Us

Clayton Therapies / STT4Performance has been established since 1994 in Cleobury Mortimer, Shropshire. Our belief is based on the principal that the Client's / customers' needs are of the utmost importance. Our team is committed to meeting those needs. As a result, a high percentage of our business is from 'word of mouth'.

Rick Clayton

Rick Clayton has been the lead therapist at Clayton Therapies/STT4 Performance since 2001. He worked with the English Institute of Sport from 2003 - 2009 in Birmingham and Loughborough, working and traveling with the GB athletics team to both National and International competitions. Rick was also significantly involved with GB Triathlon, British Gymnastics, GB Wheelchair basketball and GB Swimming during that time. Rick now focuses his time on helping the general public reach their health and performance goals.

Paula Clayton

Paula Clayton  worked as a senior performance therapist for the English Institute of Sport and British Athletics between 2003 and 2014. She has travelled extensively to Olympic Games (Athens, Beijing & London), Commonwealth Games, World and European Championships with GB track and field as part of the medical team during this time.

Prior to 2003 Paula worked in Premiership and Championship football for 4 years. She has taught on two sports therapy degree programmes, delivered sessions to MSc students and sports medicine students, written a number of articles and has an MSc in Physiotherapy and an MSc in Sports Injury Management. Paula also delivers soft tissue master-classes to senior physiotherapists and soft tissue therapists within premiership and championship football clubs, National Governing Bodies and to soft tissue therapists nationally and internationally.

Paula is the author of a book entitled ‘Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction and Piriformis Syndrome: The Complete Guide for Physical Therapists’ which is available on Amazon

Paula also runs very successful sports injury clinics in Shropshire (established in 1994) and Worcestershire with her husband Rick.

Member of the Health Care Professions Council, Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, Sports Massage Association (Director), The Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Sports and Exercise Medicine.

If your injury is beyond our scope of practice, we will refer you.

For more information on the conditions we treat and services we offer, or to book an appointment please call Rick: 07813 796 914 or Paula: 07811 946 955 or email us at office@stt4performance.com


Soft Tissue/ Sports Physiotherapy
What is Soft Tissue Therapy
Soft tissue & Sports Physiotherapy helps alleviate the soft tissue discomfort associated with everyday and occupational stresses, muscular over-use and many chronic pain conditions.
Condition types
Condition types
Soft Tissue Therapy can be remarkably effective for stress management, sports training, injury prevention and performance enhancement and much more
Workshops
Workshops
We run a range of workshops and master classes teaching you invaluable tools that you will be able to use immediately.

Happy customers
Happy customers
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