Fitness and Sports Massage

More and more athletes are integrating massage therapy into their regular training programs. Read more about breaking into sports massage.

AMTA Career Success Series: Working in Sports Massage

Check out this in-depth guide for a first-hand look at what to expect in this exciting work environment. "Working in Sports Massage" provides tips on interviewing, keys to breaking into this competitive field, statistics on benefits and wages, and candid interviews with experienced sports massage therapists. 

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New! AMTA/NCBTMB Sports Massage Specialty Certificate Program

Gain a solid foundational overview on the science of sports massage and settings through online classes and a workshop featuring techniques. Earn the full sports massage certificate or take individual courses to help reach your career goals. Get started »

Profiles of Massage Therapists

The Science of Athletics: Portia Resnick
Making it in Sports Massage: Steve Jurch
Working in Sports Massage: Profiles of Five Sports Massage Therapists

"The support I’ve received at the various levels of my career has been key
in helping me get to the place I am today."

Lee S., AMTA member since 1995