Top 5 Stretches for Cycling by Physiotherapist Tom Peters my Physio SA

Cycling is notorious for contributing to tightening and shortening of our connective tissues, such as muscles and tendons. The cycling action never allows our muscles and joints to work through their entire range of motion, which, coupled with the very repetitive and one-dimensional nature of cycling, can lead to the shortening of our connective tissues.…

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Strength Training for Young Athletes: Advice from a my Physio SA Adelaide Sports Physiotherapist

We are all familiar with the many benefits of strength training in an adult population, but when it comes to the health of our young athletes there are some commonly held, though misguided beliefs about the effectiveness and safety of strength training. Concerned parents commonly ask if strength training is appropriate for their child and…