Mick knows his way around a cyclists legs ;)
As well as being the resident Bike Fitter at physiozest, he is also a fully qualified remedial massage therapist. He has added his Diploma to his list of tertiary education including his university teaching degree of B. Education and B. Arts with a major in Physical Education.
Mick specialises in Sports Massage. Sports massage is a form of massage involving the manipulation of soft tissue to benefit a person engaged in regular physical activity.
Sports massage is designed to assist in correcting problems and imbalances in soft tissue that are caused from repetitive and strenuous physical activity and trauma. The application of sports massage, prior to and after exercise, may enhance performance, aid recovery and prevent injury.
Mick's cycling career has taken him all over the world and has spanned over 16 years. In that time he has claimed numerous titles including a World Championship, a World Cup and 14 x Australian national titles. During this time he has used remedial massage weekly, and for many prolonged periods daily, to perform at his peak.