Rio is currently studying MSc. Applied Sports and Exercise Physiology at St Marys University Twickenham. She completed her BSc. Sports and Exercise Science at the University of Birmingham achieving an Upper 2.1. Rio completed a 5 week placement in June 2018 at SSC, and was then appointed Team Leader for a yearlong placement with SSC based at Royal Russell School. During this placement and her MSc course she is training in Blood Testing (lactate, haemoglobin and haematocrit), S-EMG testing and Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing.
Rio is ITEC qualified in Sports Massage, and trained in teaching Basic Life Support. She is also a keen hockey player and has represented her county and university for multiple years.
- BSc. Sports and Exercise Science
- ITEC Sports Massage
- Basic Life Support Qualified Teacher
- Placement at SSC
- Sports Science placement at Bristol City FC.
- Dissertation completed with Southampton FC.