Posts Tagged "recovery"

Quick Tip: Do you have a coach for running recovery?

Posted by on Oct 18, 2018 in Exercises, Health and Wellness

Quick Tip: Do you have a coach for running recovery?

Are you running in the Honey Badger Half at the end of October? Or training for the Golden Gate Half in November? If so, we want to hear from you! Because we believe in the power of bodywork to support runners in training — and many of our clients do too. Below, check out some training advice from Psoas client and Ironman Champion, Derk de Korver. He placed 4th in his division at the 2017 Ironman World Championship and 1st overall at 2018 Ironman Santa Rosa! He shares how the Psoas clinical team helped him win in Santa Rosa, and why it’s so important for runners to emphasize...

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Quick Tip: Are you headed to the mountains?

Posted by on Feb 15, 2017 in Bodywork Techniques, Exercises, Health and Wellness, Stretches

Quick Tip: Are you headed to the mountains?

Are you taking advantage of all the snow in Tahoe this year? It’s been fun hearing about our clients' Tahoe stories and we love keeping you in top condition for your ski/snowboard trips. But don't forget that these snow sports can be intense for the body in a different way than other athletics. That's why it's so important to make sure your body has what it needs — preparing for your trip, and on the slopes.  In the coming weeks, we'll share some dynamic warmups and recovery stretches for your snow adventure, but in this Quick Tip, Jenny reviews all the things you...

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Quick Tip: What does your heart need?

Posted by on Feb 8, 2017 in Gifts, Health and Wellness

Quick Tip: What does your heart need?

This Valentine’s day, we're focusing on how bodywork can help all of us function more productively in this community we love. Beyond the physical benefits we tend to focus on at Psoas, bodywork can also facilitate emotional balance and recovery from trauma and stress. That's why we strive to offer a place for anyone to unwind and receive expert bodywork from kind, committed, and experienced massage therapists. We're passionate about connecting with you, and providing a space suited to your needs. For those who run to stay balanced, this could mean straight-up clinical work to...

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