Leanne Brown

Owner / founder

Living in Verbier for 7 years Leanne is highly experienced in treating all injuries. Working with world class skier and boarders Leanne can ensure you are feeling your best for the next day on the slopes. Leanne set up Massage 1936 6 years ago. Starting with 2 therapists she know has a fantastic team of therapists who can all over a fantastic bespoke massage experience, whereby each client is treated as an individual.

Laura Nevala

Massage therapist

Having worked with the Finnish Alpine Skiing World Cup Team Laura moved to Verbier to combine her love of freeride skiing with working for Massage 1936. A fantastic therapist with the ability to treat all injuries. Laura also competes on the free ride circuit on telemark ski's.

Danielle Fletcher

Massage and beauty therapist

After completing a season in Tignes Danielle moved to the Swiss Alps 3 years ago to continue her career. She brings a wealth of beauty experience to the team and well as being fantastically strong at massage. A keen skier and snowboarder she now divides her time between Verbier and Zakynthos.

Stephanie Hendzel

Massage therapist

Stephanie has returned to the mountains after 9 years. She has vast experience in injury management, rehabilitation and soft tissue work. When she is not treating clients she can be found touring up a mountain or skiing down it.

Levi Moore

Massage therapist

Levi's passion for skiing started when she was 3. She has always been very actively involved in skiing and is very excited to combine her love for the mountains with her job. With a strong interest in musculoskeletal injuries and sports she brings a wealth of experience to the team.

Sally Davies

Massage therapist

Sally has worked around the world, coming from the beaches of Ibiza she brings some very strong hands to the team. A qualified beauty therapist Sally offers a range of treatments including massage, facials and nails. She is so excited to be in the mountains and cannot wait for a season in the snow.

Julie Hewison

Massage therapist

Julie has made the mountains her home. Her love for skiing bought her to Verbier but now her love for all mountain sports keeps her here. Find her skinning up, cycling up or walk up any mountain in Verbier. She combines all of her loves to offer an exceptional service to every client she meets.

Phyllida Simmons

Massage therapist

Phyllida has a wealth of experience. Having worked in the army she is used to giving very strong massages. After leaving the army she retrained as a ski instructor but has not been able to give up her love for treating people and making them feel better.

Kim Richardson

Massage therapist

Kim qualified in Sports Massage following years of working as a ski instructor. She uses her knowledge of the demands of skiing in order to ensure she can effectively treat all of the clients she meets. She has a strong interest in muscle-energy techniques and likes to combine stretching into her massage.

Neal Wardman

Massage therapist

Neal is a ski instructor, personal trainer as well as being a massage therapist. He has vast awareness of the body, demands of skiing and other mountain sports and can adapt a massage to suit every individual. Having spent many years in Verbier when he is not enjoying the mountains he is on his bike in Spain.

Tamara Koehler

Massage therapist

With many years experience, Tamara initially came to the Alps as a ski instructor. Since then she has set up the ride Inn with her partner and now divides her time between managing the chalet, ski instructing and massage. You could not be in better hands!