Claire Hepperlin graduated from Otago University in 2009 and returned to Dunedin after living in Sydney for 6 and a half years. During her time in Sydney, Claire developed her skills in exercise prescription working in gyms and training in APPI pilates. She worked with various sports teams, athletes and general public, including lots of work with children and adolescents.. Claire really enjoys using her knowledge in exercise prescription to help rehabilitate her clients back to full function, especially post-operative clients. She believes that education and knowledge is key for clients recovery and enjoys sharing her knowledge with patients. Claire has played high level football and currently enjoys surfing, snowboarding, basketball and touch and particularly enjoys helping athletes returning to these sports.