Active Recovery – Why is it important?

Active Recovery – Why is it important?

Friday, June 14, 2019

One thing, that as physiotherapists, we often notice, is that adequate and good quality recovery is neglected. So you work hard in the gym, swimming pool, athletics track, football field or whatever it might be. What should you do on the other days? What should you do to recover from your training or competing loads and continue to make progress? The time between these training and competing loads, known as recovery, has a big impact on your future performance in the gym or on the field. How well you recover can either boost your efforts and "fill your fuel tank tank" or undo them and lead to chronic pain, persistent soreness, a loss of fitness/power, sleep disruption, hormone disruption and lower immunity. Read more

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Balance and Stability. What is the difference?

Balance and Stability. What is the difference?

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

So, balance and stability. They are the same thing right? While one may affect the other, they are definitely not the same thing! They are often used incorrectly and interchangeably, as if they were synonyms.  Read more

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Glenmore Heritage Valley Golf Club - A gem of Penrith

Glenmore Heritage Valley Golf Club - A gem of Penrith

Thursday, January 24, 2019

As many of my patients and you readers would know by now, I love my golf, and if I’m not in the clinic, I can probably be found on a golf course somewhere. Just this week I was lucky enough to play a round at one of our local Penrith courses; Glenmore Heritage Valley Golf Club.  The weather was hot but the golf didn’t disappoint Read more

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