Category: IT Band

Is This Misconception KILLING Your Performance?

Is This Misconception KILLING Your Performance?

It’s misleading and it’s frightening but it just can’t stop. In an ideal world, we wouldn’t have them, but the reality is, they’re useful. It’s just unfortunate that sometimes we misinterpret their meaning. What am I talking about? Names and labels. As human beings, we […]

How Toxic IT Bands Poison Your Running

How Toxic IT Bands Poison Your Running

If you want to run faster, run for longer and avoid injury then stop what you’re doing and watch this video. When you’re done you can find out more about why standard methods don’t work and what you can do instead with my FREE “3 […]

Killer IT Band Tightness Tactics That Work – FAST!

Killer IT Band Tightness Tactics That Work – FAST!

Pain is something that can really focus the mind. But usually – especially when it comes to the gradual onset of pain, like in overuse injuries or seemingly random pains that appear from nowhere, pain is just your body’s way of telling you that there’s […]

Why Foam Rolling Will NEVER Help IT Band Tightness

Why Foam Rolling Will NEVER Help IT Band Tightness

Attention all you sports and fitness lovers! Let me show you exactly how to break the cycle of tightness so you can ditch tight quads (while you avoid having to foam roll)! Head on over to check out my FREE Hip Flexors 5 Ways video http://bit.ly/2MB8rPA […]

Break This IT Band Syndrome ‘Rule’ For Success

Break This IT Band Syndrome ‘Rule’ For Success

If you’ve never had IT Band Syndrome, you might think this doesn’t apply to you, but if you reach down right now and press into the outside of your thigh with your fingers, I’m willing to bet big money that it feels sore to do […]

Product Review: 2 Tennis Ball Massager

Product Review: 2 Tennis Ball Massager

It’s become common place to find 2 tennis balls taped together in the fitness industry. Then, there’s businesses that will sell you a more stable version. This one came from physioroom.com. They call it a peanut massager. The idea is that you place this on […]

How Conventional Wisdom is Driving the Injury Cycle

How Conventional Wisdom is Driving the Injury Cycle

This video is a great example of conventional wisdom. The advice given before the stretches is exactly what you’d expect from your doctor or health professional: Symptom-based treatment methodology Physical problem/solution approach Additional work/responsibility for the athlete The trouble is, it’s this exact approach that […]

Top 5 Do’s & Don’ts of Recovery

Top 5 Do’s & Don’ts of Recovery

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