Remedial and maintenance massages help to:
Each massage treatment is tailored to the individual horse, but does include:
For pricing of regular scheduled massages (weekly, fortnightly or monthly), and for pricing for group visits (where there are two or more horses), please email me or call.
Pre-Event Sports Massage is performed prior to competition or intense work to prepare the body for athletic activity. The techniques employed warm up the muscles (improving stretch and recoil), stimulate the circulatory system, release endorphins, relieve any tightness in the body, and loosen joints.
Doing a pre-event massage reduces the chance of injury during competition and helps with the horse’s endurance. Massage treatment includes stretching.
Performed after a competition or workout to flush toxins, reduce the build-up of lactic acid, prevent stiffness and soreness, and return muscle tone to a relaxed state. Includes passive stretching.
The post event massage is best done when the horse has settled down a bit following the event; when the heart rate, temperature and respiratory rate have returned to normal levels; and prior to being loaded onto a float for the journey home.
Proudly servicing Brisbane, Beaudesert, Toowoomba and surrounds, Gold Coast and surrounds, Noosa and surrounds (Pomona, Imbil, Gympie, Maleny, Nambour, Kenilworth), and other Sunshine Coast areas.
Angela's client area is approximately 100km radius from Brisbane central, and she prefers to travel to clients – at their property, agistment centre, competitions etc. Travel charges are avoided where possible but may be applied for longer distances (advised at time of booking).
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