How can chiropractic help sport injuries?

Many professional sports teams and persons at the highest level use Chiropractic to help give them that edge over their opponents. The three main ways this is achieved are:

  • Getting athletes injury free
  • Preventing further injury
  • Increasing muscular performance levels

There has been some very interesting research in the field of sports performance which underlines this 3rd point. Namely it has been found that when the spine has a Chiropractic adjustment at the part which relates to your leg muscles, the maximum strength of these muscle increases as does the endurance.

This is all down to the function of the nervous system and this is why so many athletes use this treatment so widely and effectively. Chiropractic is also a treatment which can increase performance without having to put anything into the body as we’re working with what you have already got, making it the natural approach that is so favourable.

However this treatment isn’t just for the top level of athletes, great results are to be had for all budding sports people.

Here are a few famous testimonials:

Lance Armstrong

Seven time Tour de France winner, world champion and Olympic medallist describes his care as so important that: “he could not have won without his chiropractor’s help”!

Tiger Woods

“I’ve been going to the chiropractor for as long as I remember. It’s as important to my game as practising my swing!”

Steve Cram

Five time gold medallist and world record holder middle distance runner Steve Cram MBE says “chiropractic is a fast and effective way of treating and preventing injuries. I constantly recommend chiropractic to athletes…”

So pop in and see how we can improve your performance at whatever level.