|Promote relaxation||Removal of cellular "waste product"|
|Decrease muscle tension||Decrease pain|
|Increased lymphatic drainage||Reduce muscle soreness|
|Increase blood circulation||Increase range of motion|
|Increase neurological transmission|
Sports Massage is a service that is regularly used in elite sport. Throughout his third year at UCLan, Ben undertook work placements with Preston North End FC and Macclesfield Town FC. One of his primary roles was to perform sports massage on first team, reserve team and youth team players. Ben gained a wealth of experience with these professional clubs and BSc Sports Therapy continues to offer this service. Since graduation, Ben has performed a number of roles with professional and semi-professional sports teams whereby he has continued to refine his hands on skills. Today, Ben regularly performs massage on the first team players at Sedgley Tigers RUFC.
Sam also has a wealth of experience working within elite sport performing sports massage. One of his key roles both a student and a post-graduate has been working with Preston North End Women’s FC and Fylde Ladies FC, before the commencement of his Sports Medicine Masters Degree.