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Sports Therapy & Massage Therapy
Whatever you’re looking for, treatment of sports related injuries, rehab getting yourself back into your sport or perhaps back to work, sports therapy is for everyone and for all ages.
Hi my name is Tracey Hughes. I have over 25 years experience using different therapies, which include massage and sports therapy, therefore able to treat a broad range of conditions.
I qualified in 1997 with IIBC massage certificate, then took further diplomas with IIST in remedial massage & management of sports injuries, I completed these at Stoke-on-Trent College.
I then qualified with a BTEC in Science (Sports Therapy) at Tameside College, Ashton-under-Lyne. I have worked in the gym environment, the last one was for 14 years, I then made the decision to open my own clinic. I sponsor my local cricket club Hem Heath & have done for a number of years. I treat a lot of the junior and senior players on a regular basis. I like to keep myself fit, in good condition, and go to the gym, I like to live a healthy lifestyle. I have personal experience of different injuries, ranging from trapped nerves, muscle spasm, torn muscles, along with general aches and pain.
Why Choose Me?
I treat the general public, people of all ages, we all get aches and pains, can suffer stress, and get injuries from time – time, whether it’s work / sport or DIY related. My aim is to assist with a hands-on approach to relieve stresses and strains, and help everyone to become more mobile again, to improve their level of fitness, so they can get on with every day tasks, with the ability to return to work, as quickly as possible, and also for those who wish to continue with their sporting / leisure activities. I treat many different conditions, achieving very good results.
What ever you’re looking for, treatment of work / sports related, rehab, getting back to work or back into your sport.
Is sports therapy massage for you?
If you’re looking for total relaxation, therapeutic or remedial massage, will make you feel totally amazing, you can feel the stress melt away with one of these treatments.
In 2018, I received an award from Three Best Rated, for one of the top 3 Massage Therapists in Stoke-on-Trent.
This reflects my commitment and passion to improving individual’s quality of life and well-being.
What is a Sports Therapist?
Sports Therapy is a facet of health care that’s specifically interested with the prevention of injury and the rehabilitation of the affected back to optimal degrees of serviceable, occupational and sports specified physical fitness, irrespective of age and ability.
It applies the rationales of sport and exercise sciences integrating physiological and pathological processes to set up the participant for training, competition and wherever applicable, work.
Has the knowledge and ability to provide first aid and attend to injuries in a recreational, training and competitive environment. Has the knowledge and ability to assess and, where appropriate, refer on for specialist advice and intervention. Has the knowledge and ability to provide sports massage pre and post activity.Has the knowledge and ability to implement appropriate rehabilitation programs.
The Benefits of Sports Therapy
The prime purpose of sports massage therapy is to help alleviate the stress and tension which builds up in the body’s soft tissues during physical activity. Above all, it can help prevent those niggling injuries that so often get in the way of performance and achievement, whether one is an athlete, ardent keep-fitter or a once a week jogger.
It is based on the various elements of Swedish massage and often incorporates a combination of other techniques involving stretching, compression, friction, toning, and trigger point response techniques similar to Acupressure and Shiatsu.
By concentrating on particular muscle groups the therapist can help the athlete maintain or improve range of motion and muscle flexibility.
Who Can Have Sports Therapy? (Everyone)
- Anyone With Aches & Pains
- General Public
- People of all Ages
- Sports Enthusiast
- DIY Enthusiast
Things It Can Help With
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A non-refundable deposit is required on first visit. Payment is required at the time of the consultation, cash payments or bank transfer only. Cancellations require 24 hours notice after this period full payment of your treatment applies. Please note all prices are subject to review or change.
Promotional offers may be available and gift vouchers are available at any time just ask.
Initial treatment which includes consultation (45-60 min) – £48
Follow-up appointments £48 - 50 mins
2 Treatment Areas
Price on request (limited areas depending on injury)
Full Sports Massage
£55 for 45 mins
£65 for 60 mins (feel your tight muscles loosen up and feel totally invigorated)
Half Sports Massage
£40 for 25 mins
1 hour (relax and unwind, feel the stress leave your tired muscles) – £65
25 min – £35
Sports Neck, Back and Shoulders
25 min – £40
25 min – £40
Neck and Shoulders
25 mins – £35