Dawn Nunes

Head of Rehab & Physiotherapist

MPhil Sports Physiotherapy, BSc (Hons), Dip SOM

Dawn Nunes
Biography

Dawn is an accomplished ultra runner in both world class trail and road running events. She has completed the Comrades ultra marathon — The Ultimate Human Race (90km), Ultra Trail Cape Town 100 miler and the Arc of Attrition 100 miler. With a personal best marathon of 3hrs15 she understands what it takes both on the road and in the trails.

With a Masters in Sport Physiotherapy she has the expertise, drive and passion to help you get back to your best form in running, whether an on going or new injury. 

Dawn is passionate about helping runners of all abilities push their boundaries and thrive. She has developed an extensive Running Assessment which holistically assesses the runner with the aim of improving form, ability, strength and endurance for running. In addition to her love of running, Dawn has also played field hockey at a competitive level.

Specialist Interests

Lower Limb Injuries, Knee, Foot and Ankle, Hip pain and Running related injuries, assessment & rehabilitation

Sporting Interests

Ultra-running, Trail Running, Field Hockey and Obstacle Course Racing

Work Experience

Dawn Nunes Physiotherapy, South Africa

Other Experience

South African Physiotherapist for over 45’s Worlds Touch Rugby in Malaysia, Clinical Supervisor for Physiotherapy Students University of Kwazulu, Natal, South Africa and Physiopedia Lecturer for the Complete Guide to Understanding your Runner

I got round Houston [marathon]…I am so grateful for your help, skill and advice, as I would not have done so without you… Dawn, you are amazing!

Geoff, Marathon Runner


Dawn’s Locations #

Bank EC2R

Our Bank clinic on Threadneedle Street is located in the heart of the square mile, convenient to Bank, Bishopsgate, Leadenhall and Monument with extended opening hours. Offering both face-to-face and remote consultations.

Book an appointment
020 7788 7000


Dawn’s Blog Posts #

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Running 100 Miles: The Arc of Attrition

Head of Rehab and ultra-runner, Dawn Nunes, reflects on her experience taking on the UK’s hardest winter 100-miler race along the Cornish coastline, the Arc of Attrition.

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Your Running FAQs Answered

Head of Rehab, physiotherapist and running enthusiast, Dawn Nunes, answers some of the most commonly asked, running-related questions we hear in clinic.

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The Final Countdown: How to Approach the Last 2 – 3 Weeks Before a Marathon

With race day around the corner the nerves and excitement might be starting to kick, but it’s important not to lose sight of the big picture. All your training so far as been to get you ready for the upcoming challenge, and these few weeks are a crucial part of your prep.