All posts of James Fletcher

Bringing science to the breath

Welcome to the home of ‘Bringing science to the breath’. My name is James Fletcher and I am a Physiotherapist & Exercise Physiologist from Australia. I have spent the last 10 years travelling around the world training athletes respiratory function. I have worked with the Australian Institute of Sport, Olympic gold medalists, Cirque Du Soleil, […]

Rio 2016: Adapted breathing technique helps athletes improve their performance

A new breathing technique designed to treat lung disease has been adapted to help Australian athletes heading to the Olympics and Paralympics strengthen their muscles. Gold Coast exercise physiologist James Fletcher has pioneered a program to strengthen the breathing muscles of star athletes heading to Rio next month. The training involves software that makes it […]

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Inspired by his own mother’s struggle with respiratory disease. James Fletcher has created a device to help patients get stronger from the inside out.