Derek is co-founder of DSC and lead physiotherapist. He qualified as a chartered physiotherapist from Salford University in 2006. He has interests in sports specific rehabilitation, movement dysfunction, pre and post surgery rehabilitation as well as being a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. Derek has a keen interest in squash, a sport he played professionally for 12 years and reached number 7 in the World rankings. As well as being Irish Champion 9 times, Derek holds the world record for international caps, 213 times for Ireland. Derek is the current Physiotherapist for the Dublin Senior Camogie team and also Strength and Conditioning Specialist for the Dublin under 16 camogie team. He also works with a variety of athletes from sports such as golf, tennis, squash, triathlon and GAA.