An Optimally Functioning Ankle

An optimally functioning ankle is important for everyone, but even more so for anyone participating in sports. When talking about the ankle joint it’s hard not to include the foot alongside the limb that sits on top of it. These two complex systems of bones,...

The Importance of Running Technique

We're going to start by asking a question: "When training for an endurance event which is most important: Mileage or Technique?" They're both very important aspects of run training and it's unlikely that you'll be able to reach high mileage without a decent level of...

Optimal Activation Sequence – Glutes

We often see injuries originating from an unstable and uncoordinated pelvis and spine. One of the key muscle groups that help to keep this region of our body happy are the glutes (gluteus maximus, medius, and minimus). One of the most powerful groups of muscles in...
What is Sports Therapy?

What is Sports Therapy?

What is Sports Therapy? Sports Therapy is an aspect of healthcare that is specifically concerned with the prevention of injury and the rehabilitation of the patient back to optimum levels of functional, occupational and sports specific fitness, regardless of age and...

Kinesiology Taping – The Science Behind it All

Kinesiology Taping – The Science Behind it All

You may have seen many athletes wearing kinesiology tape in various sports. Here’s a bit more information about how it works. Kinesiology tape helps speed up the natural healing process by increasing vascular and lymphatic flow. It’s unique lifting effect reduces...