5 Sports Massage Benefits

From beginner athletes to elite competitors, massage therapy offers a variety of important health benefits. Learn more about how you can benefit from adding massage therapy to your fitness regime.

Individuals who participate in exercise and athletic programs who seek enhanced performance, improved conditioning, faster recovery, injury prevention and assistance in maintaining peak fitness can benefit from massage therapy.

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Members of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) are the most trusted massage therapists in the United States.

Massage Therapists, Launch Your Sports Massage Career

The AMTA/NCBTMB Sports Massage Specialty Certificate Program is a comprehensive series of continuing education courses to enhance your skills, learn new techniques and deepen your understanding of the science of sports massage. Learn more & register »

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