Lindsay Whitaker


Head of Medical Services


Sale Sharks, Rotherham Titans, Plymouth Albion


Lindsay joined the Knights in 2013 and took over as Head of the Medical Services in 2014. She has a worked with a number of sporting sides in her career so far with over 15 years’ of employment in professional sports.

Since graduating in 2008 from Salford University with a degree in Sports Rehabilitation, she has gained a vast amount of experience with various sports clubs.

Lindsay has worked with Sale Sharks, Rotherham Titans RFC and the Northern Ballet Company, and was also the Lead Medical Officer for Plymouth Albion RFC for two seasons. In addition, she was the Assistant Sports Rehabilitator for Great Britain Women’s Basketball during their bid for a place in the 2012 Olympics. Lindsay has recently joined the RFU faculty for their Pre-Hospital Immediate Care In Sport course.