Xabi graduated in 2012 from Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh with a BSc in Physiotherapy and is currently concluding an MSc in Sport & Exercise Physiotherapy at Cardiff University. He is also qualified in Pilates and Acupuncture and is a member of the AACP and AAPI.
Xabi initially worked in the NHS for 4 years and with various teams, including Falkirk FC, Forth Valley Football Academy and the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games Triathlon Team. He has travelled extensively with the Scottish Institute of Sport, supporting Triathlon, Mountain Biking and Cycling.
Xabi is originally from San Sebastian (Spain) and is fluent in Basque, Spanish and English. His hobbies include strength & conditioning, running and swimming.