Terence is an avid triathlete (Sprint distance Triathlons to 70.3 Ironman) and runner, finishing his first 1/2 Marathon at the Inaugural Grand Rapids Marathon (2004). Since then he has finished: Chicago Marathon 26.2 (2005), Grand Rapids Marathon 13.1 (2005), Post-Net Maritzburg Marathon 26.2 (2006 – South Africa), 2 Oceans Ultra- Marathon 56km (2006 – South Africa). He graduated as a Physical Therapist in South Africa in 1992, and joined Metro Health Sports Medicine in 1997. Working closely with this sports medicine team, he uses his specialty training in Orthopedics, Manual Therapy, Sports Medicine and Personal Training to manage athletes and their injuries in the Grand Rapids area. He also performs Biomechanical Evaluations, helping fit patients with custom orthotics. In addition to his role as therapist, Terence helps manage contracts with the various pro teams and community events in Grand Rapids on behalf of Metro Health Sports Medicine. As a result of this role, he has been part of the Grand Rapids Marathon Race Committee since it’s inaugural race in 2004. This year Terence will add the Grand Rapids Marathon 26.2 to his running resume. He brings his passion & experience in these sports to his patients. He is supported by his wife, Tina, and kids, Tristan & Nicolas, who can often be seen helping him finish his races!