BApp Sci (Human Performance), B App Sci (Physiotherapy), Consultant to Australian National Sporting Teams, Accredited National Coach
Geoffrey Mackay is co-founder of getback and founder and owner of Middle Park Physiotherapy. He has over 20 years of experience working with elite athletes and researching and developing the most effective means of addressing low back and neck pain. Geoffrey was awarded the Australian Sports Medal in 2000 for his service to international sport. His contribution included working with the Australian cricket team, the Australian Institute of Sport, the Australian Olympic team and the Australian Commonwealth Games team. He also served with Australian tennis for 14 years and contributed at a national level across cycling, squash, modern pentathlon and Australian rules football.
Dip PE, BSc, Msc, PhD; Emeritus Professor, Victoria University; Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL); Former Director, Victoria University Research Center for Exercise Rehabilitation, Sport and Exercise Science
Professor John Carlson has published more than 100 refereed journal papers and book chapters, and been awarded in excess of $8.75 million in grant money for research in exercise and sport science and exercise rehabilitation. John has worked with Australian national sporting teams including track cycling, hockey, tennis, badminton, water skiing, modern pentathlon and triathlon, AFL clubs Collingwood, St Kilda, Essendon and the Western Bulldogs, Melbourne storm in the NRL, and the Melbourne Tigers basketball club, plus many others. John has also served for an extended time as an external advisory consultant to the Australian and Victorian Institutes of Sport.
John Meckiff is a specialist healthcare consultant, with over 20 years of experience working in various roles in both the private and public health sectors. Prior to this, John was a Physiotherapist in private practice in Melbourne.