What does a Sports team Physio do?

What does a sports team Physio do with a travelling team? When a sports team goes travelling for state/national tournaments, often they are expected to be playing most of the days that they are away. Due to the high physical demand of these tournaments, the team would usually have a physiotherapist that goes with them.…

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Orthopaedic Rehabilitation at my Physio SA

We have used our experience working with some of Adelaide’s and Australia’s best surgeons, in conjunction with our experience in elite sport to develop testing and rehabilitation protocols that are specific and evidence based. myPhysioSA physiotherapists do orthopaedic rehabilitation pre and post surgery differently to other clinics. Pre-operative physiotherapy Is an area that should receive…

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Running Conditioning Exercises and Best Stretches for Recovery Adelaide Physio

Running Conditioning Exercises & Best Stretches for Recovery Along with training and appropriate footwear, stretching is the most important thing you can do to protect your body from the battle with the road. The benefits of stretching include reduced muscle soreness after running and enhanced athletic performance. Dynamic stretches such as walking lunges activate muscles…

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What Age is Safe to Start Using Weights? my Physio SA Adelaide

What is weight training? Weight training can be broadly divided into resistance training and power/maximal weight lifting. Resistance training involves using appropriate free weights, plyometrics and resistance bands to improve functional/sport-related performance. This usually requires lighter weights but more repetitions. This differs from power lifting and bodybuilding, where heavy weights are used with lesser repetitions…

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