About Run Lab Clinics

Run Lab Clinics was set up in 2017 by podiatrist Matt Hart to provide runners & those with foot, ankle & lower leg related injuries with a professional service, providing current evidence based thinking. We exist through our passion & commitment to help our clients to run & move without pain & stay injury free. 

We are the only podiatry clinic within Bristol & the surrounding area to provide cutting edge 3D gait analysis & state of the art RS scan dynamic pressure analysis, giving our clients a more accurate & in depth analysis with regards to injury, performance & footwear. 

Matt Hart BSc (Hons) MChS, HCPC reg

Matt is a HCPC registered podiatrist with a sport & exercise science background & extensive knowledge within running biomechanics & footwear. He is currently studying for an MSc in clinical biomechanics specialising in gait analysis & biomechanics of sports injuries.

A competitive runner for over 25 years he is a member of Bristol & West AC & has competed on the track & road with a half marathon personal best of 1hr 13min.  

Specialist Interests

  • Running biomechanics  
  • Running footwear & their effects on tissue load & performance
  • Mechanical issues of the foot


  • BSc (Hons) Podiatry - University of Plymouth  
  • BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Science - University of Wales Institute Cardiff

Professional Memberships 

  • Health Care & Professions Council (HCPC) registered  
  • Member of Society of Chiropodists & Podiatrists (MChS)
  • Member of British Association Sport & Exercise Medicine (BAsem)