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Sports Massage For Events And The Competitive Athlete (16 CE hours)

CONTINUING EDUCATION CLASS FOR LMTs

Phila Massages Manayunk, Philadelphia, PA

Registration and details here: https://premiercontinuingeducation.com/

Imagine being able to be a participate as a sports massage therapist at one of the largest event of the region, the Broad Street Run!

In this very unique course, our instructor, a Physical Therapist trained in France, a runner, MMA aficionado and the Sports Massage coordinator for the Philadelphia Marathon, Natacha Vidal, will discuss post-race sports massage for runners and triathletes. This course is designed to give you the skills and tools to provide Sports Massage at races, from small local 5Ks to large international triathlons.

This specific course has many applications, as running and triathlon races are multiplying in the USA and worldwide, benefiting therapists and athletes alike. Therapists will get a chance to increase their experience, meet potential clients and broadcast their business, while athletes receive a pleasant treatment, rewarding them for their hard race and helping them recover faster.

The course will be over two days:

Day 1: theory, hands on practice in office (10 hrs)

Day 2: massage on-site at the Broad Street Run (6 hrs)

What to bring

  • Massage lotions or oils
  • Snacks
  • Nonalcoholic beverages

What to wear

  • Loose comfortable clothing such as yoga or fitness attire