Sports Massage

Sports Massage is a type of massage that can be beneficial when performed before, during, or after athletic events. The massage therapist uses both Swedish massage and stretching techniques specifically designed to treat professional athletes. Each type of sport has different demands on its players and puts stress on varying muscle groups in a in a unique way. Therefore, Sports massage is designed to address those specific concerns and may differ according to the athlete’s needs and problem areas.

Sports Massage can be used prior to a sporting event to; stimulate circulation, warm tissue, calm nervous tension and prepare athlete for maximum performance. Massage can reduce muscle tension to prevent injuries and promote flexibility. Techniques used include light gliding compression, palm friction, and kneading.

Sports Massage can be used after a sporting event to; relieve soreness, sedate/relax athlete, assist in re-establishing circulation and remove metabolic waste to drain away fatigue and relieve swelling. Techniques used include gliding, compression, circular friction, stretching, Range Of Motion (ROM) and Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation technique (PNF).

Minutes Price
60 $119
90 $159