WHAT IS MYOFASCIAL RELEASE? Myofascial Release has become an increasingly common form of massage treatment across the world, but do you really know what it is? Here we reveal some key fact about the effective sports injury treatment. Fascia is a thin, elastic type of connective tissue that supports the human body, including muscle, […]
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Adam Walne is a professional Prop Forward, playing for Salford Devils RLFC as part of the Super League. Suffering from a recent ligament rugby injury, Adam’s been using BLACKROLL and Supacore Compression as part of his move back to full fitness. He talks to us about his recovery back to the pitch. Can you tell […]
Osteitis Pubis (OP) is a condition caused by repetitive stress to muscles that attach in the groin area, causing pain with simple daily movements and activities over the pelvis, hip and groin. Depending on where you live, the condition can also be referred to as Gilmore’s Groin, Groin Disruption, Inguinal Disruption, Sportsman’s Groin, Sportsman’s Hernia, […]
For the average person, running a marathon, such as the Virgin Money London Marathon, will most likely leave you feeling exhausted, both physically and mentally. Having crossed the line, the feelings of elation can quickly turn to pain and tiredness, and within a day or two you might even feel a bit worse.
If you live in the UK there will be plenty of occasions when an indoors cycling session will seem like a far more attractive option than heading out into inclement weather on your road bike.
Everyone has to start somewhere, and most will embark on their running careers with a 5k or a 10k. Then, the chances are, you will be keen to step up the distance to half marathon or a marathon.
Are you a gym chain or club looking for a Gym Floor solution for injury prevention that will keep your members coming back each week? Then we have the solution for you with TriggerPoint Foam Rollers. These products are designed to work on Self Myofascial Release for Pre-gen and Re-gen to keep your members body […]
We asked Glasgow-based dietitian Nathalie Jones for her top tips for sports nutrition. These tips are aimed at athletes who enjoy running, cycling, swimming and triathlon. Keep track: Make notes of your food and drink consumption during the days or weeks leading up to a race or time trial. Nathalie says: “There will be foods that work […]
It doesn’t seem to matter how long and tough these races are, the demand for ultra running events just keeps on growing. In Scotland there’s a growing list of challenging off-road ultra running races and now the grand-daddy of them all has arrived. The Cape Wrath Ultra 2016 is much anticipated and offers entrants […]
How many times do we promise ourselves that we will take more care of our bodies to prevent those niggly and frustrating sports injuries? As 2015 gets started, why not make it a year of actually doing all those little things to halt the injuries? Here we suggest 10 great ways to keep your sports […]