Originally from Scotland, Chris Gallagher is a Strength and Conditioning coach working with the Chinese Swimming Association. Previously he worked as the S&C coach at the Hong Kong Institute of Sport working with rowing, rugby 7s and athletics.
Christ started off his career working with a variety of sports teams and national bodies in the UK, including the Scottish Rugby Union, London Wasps and Falkirk Football Club. Chris graduated from the University of Glasgow with a BSc (Hons) degree in Physiology and Sports Science in 2007 and the University of Edinburgh in 2008 with an MSc in Strength and Conditioning. Chris is recognized as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).