#ThursdayTherapy: Mind Body Connection

EP Therapist Gail has been looking at the link between mind and body. How much your mind can affect your physical state and how simple techniques can allow a bit of breathing space.    “While the first written mention of meditation is from 1500BCE, the art is at least 7000 years old, and science is […]

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#ThursdayTherapy: What is proprioception?

 EP Therapist Gail explains that proprioception “is your brains awareness of where your body is in space…   As part of the Sports Therapy course I’m completing at the moment we had a nice little refresher on #proprioception, what it means and how important it is with performance and post injury recovery.   We have […]

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#ThursdayTherapy Busy Team Energised Coaches

June has been very busy for the Team Energised Coaches, sometimes the month whizzes by….. Sports Therapist Gail, took an Event Massage Team to the Top of the Gorge Festival, in the pouring rain, they delivered a 5* service to everyone. A mix of people taking part in the wide variety of activities taking place were […]

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#ThursdayTherapy Gail is training in Sports Therapy…

EP Massage Therapist Gail is expanding her knowledge by training in Sports Therapy at Active Health Group in Manchester over the next year, all finished off with a dissertation!   “As you know at Energised Performance we feel continual learning makes us better therapists and gives value to our clients. I’ve been wanting to do […]

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#ThursdayTherapy: Energised Sports Massage Team

The Energised Sports Massage Team are out and about this summer supporting events…. EP Therapist Kate will be supporting riders at the PROPS CC Sportive on the 2nd June with post ride massage. Gail and the Massage Team will be at the National Trust Top of The Gorge Festival on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th June, supporting […]

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#ThursdayTherapy: Pre and post massage benefits and purpose…

What’s the difference between pre and post race massage and what impact can it have? EP Therapist Gail explains what they both mean and why we adapt treatments accordingly. “I recently worked out at the ITU World Championship in Pontevedra with Team GB Age Group, plus a few Aussies, as part of the Nirvana Europe team – […]

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#ThursdayTherapy Post Marathon Recovery

Recovery, I feel it’s really important yet often forgotten about:   The power of good recovery, my 4 simple tips, pick one and commit by replying and scheduling in your diary:   1. Daily stretching, breathing and mobilising. Will do wonders for your posture, prevent injury and enhance recovery. It also gives you a time […]

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#ThursdayTherapy: What happens to performance when your ankles fatigue

EP Therapist Gail writes….. “When it comes to any activity ankle strength and stability will have an impact on your performance. The article below goes through a recent small scale study and the results suggest that “as the run progressed, the runners did less and less work with their ankles, and more and more work with […]

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#ThursdayTherapy New Year Resolution activity balance…

EP Therapist Gail​ shares her thoughts on looking after your body and maintaining balance while in the midst of January NY Resolution fever…. “This time of year a lot of people decide to make changes about their activity level and this is great, not just for your body but your mind as well. It’s important […]

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#ThursdayTherapy: Remember Your Why

Why your goal matters to you, like really matters. What you will gain from taking the steps to make it happen. Your motivation. I had a client who started RED January Mind but got filled with fear – what will people think of me, I’m too big, unstylish, go red, sound like a train etc […]

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