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LA Sports Massage’s 6 Ways to Prevent Injury

LA Sports Massage’s 6 Ways to Prevent Injury

LA Sports Massage’s 6 Ways to Prevent Injury By Dennis Lisaius Director and Senior Therapist – LA Sports Massage Studies have shown that 50 to 90% of sedentary adults that enter training programs become injured in the initial 6 weeks of training, even though the program was specifically designed to avoid injury.* Our experiences at our clinic… Read More

LA Sports Massage at the Walk for Warriors 5K

LA Sports Massage at the Walk for Warriors 5K

By Dennis Lisaius – Director and Senior Therapist at LA Sports Massage LA Sports Massage makes it a practice to support worthwhile charities by donating our sports massage services at events in the Los Angeles area. The video below is by Christine Devine of Fox 11 TV. You’ll find LA Sports Massage featured near the… Read More

Wellness Wednesday – How Sports Massage Heals Sore Muscles

Wellness Wednesday – How Sports Massage Heals Sore Muscles

How Sports Massage Heals Sore Muscles By Dennis Lisaius – Director & Senior Therapist at LA Sports Massage As a dedicated sports massage therapist it doesn’t take much to provoke my elevator speech about the benefits of sports massage for athletes. I’m well prepared for the glazed eyes and blank stares from those that have… Read More

Wellness Wednesday – Caring for Sports Injuries Part 3

Wellness Wednesday – Caring for Sports Injuries Part 3

For this week’s Wellness Wednesday we’re featuring a guest post from our good friend Bill Lockton. This post is the third and last in a series of posts from Bill to help you deal with sports injuries. HOW TO CARE FOR SPORTS INJURIES – by Bill Lockton Part 3: Uncovering the Cause – and trying to fix it!… Read More

Wellness Wednesday – Caring for Sports Injuries Part 2

Wellness Wednesday – Caring for Sports Injuries Part 2

For this week’s Wellness Wednesday we’re featuring a guest post from our good friend Bill Lockton. This post is the second in a series of three from Bill to help you deal with sports injuries. HOW TO CARE FOR SPORTS INJURIES – by Bill Lockton Part 2: Managing the Condition Last time we talked about treating the symptoms,… Read More

Foam Rolling Workshop with the LA Leggers

It was a smashing success! Sunday afternoon LA Sports Massage hosted its first workshop in over a year. Dennis Lisaius, Director and Senior Therapist at LA Sports Massage, led the crowd of LA Legger members though a series of foam roller maneuvers designed to help them learn Self Myofascial Release- a nifty kind of self… Read More

Wellness Wednesday – Back Massage At Home

The back region is often thought to be inaccessible for self-massage at home, not being equipped with magic arms that bend whichever way we please. However, just by using a tennis ball (light pressure) or a hard rubber ball such as a self massage ball (heavy pressure), you can easily massage your problem areas in… Read More

Foam Rolling Basics

Perhaps you’ve wandered by the stretching area of your local gym and noticed a long cylinder made of foam laying there. What’s it for? Good question. It’s a foam roller and it’s used for self massage. I get a lot of questions about using the foam roller so let’s cover the basics. Foam Rolling, aka… Read More

LA Sport Massage’s 2012 Olympic Athletes

We’re very proud to report that there are some prominent athletes competing at the 2012 London Olympics that have spent some time on our massage tables. Track and field speedster Allyson Felix received sports massage from LASM therapists lately during a Nike commercial shoot. LA Sports Massage was brought in to provide bodywork for Allyson… Read More

The Importance of Sports Massage in the New Millennium

It is my observation that Sport Massage is an essential component of a healthy active lifestyle, especially now, in the 21st century. Americans are undergoing a shift in lifestyle. This shift is based on the failure of the 20th century paradigm to provide health and wellness, especially in later years of life, and rising costs that have put traditional… Read More

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