Tara graduated from University College Dublin with an MSc in Physiotherapy degree in 2017. Her dissertation investigated the effect of triceps facilitation on the activation of scapular stabilizing muscles in healthy adults. Prior to this, Tara completed a BSc in Kinesiology and Certificate in Disability Management from Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia Canada.
Tara gained experience volunteering with university competitive teams in Canada, working with the soccer team for two years. In addition to this Tara has a keen interest in sports and maintaining a physically active lifestyle. Currently she is training to complete her second marathon in 2017.