Pro Athletic is a world class resource for professional athletes aiming to move to the top of the leader board, or for serious amateurs aiming to take that step to achieving professional status.


A team of elite practitioners with a wealth of experience at the highest level of competition, in a wide range of sports, we have worked with World Cup and Champions League  winning footballers, Olympic Gold and Silver Medalists, World Championship boxers and Grand Slam tournament winning tennis players amongst others.


Danny Donachie is a highly qualified and experienced performance and mindset coach and physiotherapist. He too has many years of working in elite level sports with numerous world class performers thankful for his help with their physical and mental wellbeing. Danny also has many years of working in premier league football, which is where Dave and Danny met and became great friends, as well as working with Grand Slam winning tennis players , World Cup winning footballers, captains of industry and world renowned spiritual leaders. Danny has helped many good athletes become great athletes through his mindfulness and embodyism sessions and his rehabilitation skills have nurtured hundreds of professional athletes back to their physical best, where they are able to compete at their previous peak levels without fear of re-injury.


We have created a state of the art private facility, perfect for one to one or small group development sessions. If however, you have a preferred training location, we can come to you and work with you at your convenience.


We offer cutting edge scientific analysis of physical performance, coupled with the development of bespoke, comprehensive systems to maximise your athleticism, reduce your risk of injury or accelerate your rehabilitation.


We can give you the psychological tools needed to deal with the pressures of elite competition and with our proven track record of consistently performing at the highest level in high pressure environments, we can help you to become a more complete athlete, producing eye-catching performances time and time again.


We are world leading experts in Sports Science, Sports Psychology, Fitness and Conditioning, Rehabilitation and Sports Nutrition, so, if you are at the top of your game and wish to prolong your reign, if you are working your way up the ranks and would like a helping hand, or if you are about to step into the professional arena and require some expert advice or assistance, please contact us.

Each and every athlete gets a personally tailored service based on their specific needs and requirements, designed to maximise their physical and mental attributes and so enabling them to fully realise their athletic potential.



Dave Billows

Dave Billows is a highly regarded sports science specialist with over 15 years’ experience of working at the highest level in a variety of sporting environments, where he has developed and applied his expertise to ensure athletes are consistently able to perform at the peak of their physical capabilities. He has held a number of senior positions within club and international football, including the England National Team Fitness Coach and Head of Sports Science / Performance at Everton, Newcastle and Real Sociedad, he has also worked with some of the best athletes in the worlds of boxing, athletics, MMA, rugby and NFL. Dave has consistently supported the physical progression and athletic performance of his athletes through advanced training techniques, bespoke physical development and rehabilitation programmes, and expert nutritional guidance. This combination of world class experience and accumulated knowledge gives Dave that added edge in developing physical excellence for elite athletes in any sport.

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