Athletics

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Sports Massage is a rapidly-evolving sub-specialty within the overall field of professional massage therapy. It combines classic and specific techniques designed to provide therapeutic impact for the unique physical and biomechanical needs of athletes.

Today’s athletes, both Olympic champions and “weekend warriors,” leave nothing to chance in their attempt to produce faster speeds, lower times, maximum effort and peak performance. They are incorporating the latest sports technology in their training programs. More and more of these athletes, at the amateur, college and professional levels, have discovered the benefits of Sports Massage.

G5 Massage Machines are designed to provide the full benefits of Sports Massage. A few of the indications for use include:

• Relieves muscle pains and spasms in muscle contusions, sprains and strains.
• Provides passive exercise to inactive muscles.
• Aids in mobilizing edema fluid in swollen extremities.
• Aids in the prevention of muscle fatigue and stiffness in heavily-exercised muscles.
• Aids in maintaining joint mobility and reduction of periscapular adhesions and joint edema.
• Aids in reducing trigger points.
• Aids in maintaining muscle tone and circulation.