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|Athletes and Sports Massage|
Sports massage is a powerful therapeutic method. It applies a range of compression and stretching techniques to muscles and connective tissues. These techniques are used to rehabilitate all soft tissue dysfunction ranging from sport-related injury to aches and strains caused by everyday activities, such as working, lifting and .
Sports massage gives way to flexibility and a wide range of movement. It promotes faster recovery from injuries and assists through early detection of muscle dysfunction. Do to these benefits, many sports players and coaches have been using sports massage to enhance their performance and help prevent injury.
Everyday we exert lots of effort, sometimes even straining every inch our body to do a simple thing. Each of our movements can cause damage to our muscles and tissues and though some may be very minor, others can cause extreme damages.
Sports massage has many benefits. In addition to feeling great, Sports massage reduces the heart rate and , increases blood circulation and lymph flow, reduces muscle tension, improves flexibility, and relieves pain. Sports Massage can also include pre-event, post-event and maintenance techniques that promote greater athletic endurance and performance, lessen chances of injury and reduce recovery time.
If you are a hard working athlete, it may benefit you to treat yourself to a Sports massage on a regular basis.