Foam Rolling

  Foam rolling is a form of self-myofascial release that stretches muscles and tendons as well as breaks down soft tissue adhesions and scar tissue. Foam rolling can provide similar benefits as deep-tissue massage, helping prevent injury and improve performance by increasing flexibility and decreasing muscle tension. It can be effective on many muscles, including: lats, [...]

The iliotibial band is the ligament that runs down the outside of the thigh from the hip to the shin, helping stabilize and move the hip and knee joints, as well as preventing dislocation. When the IT band isn’t working properly, movement of the knee (and, therefore, running) becomes painful. The IT band can tighten [...]

With fall quickly approaching, and the cooler temperatures, we thought we would share some great outdoor attractions/activities in the Charlotte area. If you want to be near the water: Jetton Park – This is a 104 acre park in Cornelius which has a beach area, playground,  1.3 mile bike trail, 1.5 mile walking trails and [...]

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