Darryn Collins

Darryn has a Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Exercise Science. This incorporates fitness assessment, exercise prescription, exercise psychology and exercise nutrition for high performance, rehabilitation and general health and wellness. He is currently completing a Bachelor’s Degree in Physiotherapy.

Darryn has previously worked as a strength and conditioning coach for developmental athletes at Canterbury Rugby Football Union and at Lincoln University Sports Scholarship Program. Prior to undertaking his studies to become a physiotherapist he worked in high performance sport with the Brazil National Rugby Union employed by the Crusaders. His particular focus at this time was preparing the Rugby 7s athletes for the IRB 7s circuit and Rio Olympics.

Darryn has a strong interest in holistic health through exercise, nutrition and lifestyle. He looks forward to completing his physiotherapy degree to apply his knowledge and passion for injury prevention, health promotion and performance.