Colm graduated from University College Dublin with an MSc. in Physiotherapy. His dissertation investigated the Efficacy of Gaze Stabilisation Exercises in Vestibular Rehabilitation and is due to be published in 2017. Prior to this Colm graduated from the University of Limerick with a BSc in Sport and Exercise Science.
Over the past number of years, Colm has gained invaluable experience working with amateur and professional athletes both in Australian and Ireland across a range of sports. In 2014, Colm spent 9 months working with the West Coast Eagles Football Club, a professional Australian rules football club based in Perth, Western Australia. Since returning Colm has worked with the Waterford Senior Hurlers, Mayo Senior Footballers, Waterford United FC in addition to numerous GAA club teams in Munster.
Colm is an avid sports person and has represented his club at county and provincial level in golf. He has also won county titles at under 16, 18 and 21 level in GAA and represented his county at minor level.