Tessa graduated with her Bachelor of Physiotherapy from the University of Otago, New Zealand in 2013. Following her graduation, she began working as a sports physiotherapist, working with high level football teams as well as national level athletics athletes. While working in New Zealand Tessa gained her qualifications in acupuncture. In 2016, she packed her bags and made the move to Manchester to broaden her horizons and see the world. Since arriving in Manchester, Tessa has gained her APPI Level One certification in Pilates instructing. Tessa currently works as a musculoskeletal physiotherapist as well as instructing Physiolates classes.
Sport and exercises has always featured prominently in Tessa’s life, having run several half marathons, played regional level football as well as leading Pilates classes. Tessa sees the value in being active as well sa encouraging other women to find their love for exercise.
Tessa know that exercise can be hard work, and finding your motivation can be difficult. Fierce Fit aims to remove the barriers for women to enjoy exercise, enjoy either bodies, making exercise fun, not a chore.