What are your summer training goals?

What are your summer training goals? Whether you're working towards a big event or everyday health and wellness, @chicagochirosports and @ptschicago can help you get there with chiropractic, manual therapy, massage and strength training all in one location! #fitness #training #summergoals #healthandwellness #workhard #chicago #manualtherapy #workoutwednesday #resultsdriven A post shared by @chicagochirosports on Jun 28, […]

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Change your grip often for maximum strength benefits.

Jake will keep your form in check! Greg is demonstrating perfect form with a strong supinated grip seated row. Great upper back exercise. Varying grip is important with this exercise so keep it fresh and change your grip often. #resultsdriven #trainsmart #maggriprows A photo posted by PTSchicago (@ptschicago) on Nov 30, 2016 at 8:49am PST

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Hard Work. Results Driven.

Shout out to Bobby Detheomasis @pts_chicago for killing me everyday at every workout & getting me right for the upcoming NFL season. No better place & trainer in the Chicago land area. #PropertyofLAnow #Rams #Chicago Proverbs 21:5 A photo posted by Louis Trinca-Pasat (@louistrinca) on Feb 29, 2016 at 11:40am PST

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“Periodization Training for Sports” by Tudor Bompa – Great training read!

I often get asked the question "should I do more agility training?" I think this paragraph summarizes my response perfectly. Agility is an expression of power and power is an expression of force. The more force you can generate (i.e. the stronger you are) the more power you can produce. The more powerful you are, […]

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Putting our grip training to work!

Lead climb class with @pts_chicago and Chicago Chiropractic and Sports Medicine @bkbchicago #freefall #challenging #learning #getoutofyourcomfortzone #gripstrength A photo posted by PTS (@pts_chicago) on Nov 4, 2015 at 7:17pm PST

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The Need For Individualized Sport Specific Training

by: Bobby DeThomasis Throughout my career as a strength and conditioning coach I have had the opportunity to spend time with many other coaches.  I have learned a lot from some great coaches and it has made a huge impact on my abilities to design effective and efficient programs for my athletes.  Although each coach that I […]

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Groin and Hip Injuries in Hockey Players (Part 2)

By: Bobby DeThomasis In my last article I discussed the muscular structures around the hips that may be impacted in hip and groin injuries.  I also discussed how muscular imbalances in the structures around the hips can make an athlete more susceptible to groin and hip flexor strains.  In this article I am going to dive deeper […]

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Groin and Hip Injuries in Hockey Players (Part 1)

By: Bobby DeThomasis   Anyone who has played hockey can tell you that one of the most common areas that get injured in hockey players is the hip/groin complex.  Typical injuries include but are not limited to “groin strains” (I will explain later why I put that in parentheses), hip flexor strains, hip impingement syndrome […]

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Preventing Head Injuries For Hockey and Football Players

It seems as though every time you turn on ESPN you hear a report about some athlete in a contact sport having to miss games due to a concussion or other head injury.  I am unsure as to whether head injuries are more prevalent these days or if they are just more publicized.  Regardless, head […]

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Using Science To Improve Sport Specific Conditioning

I often get asked the question “what type of conditioning do you do with your athletes?” and my answer is always the same……”it depends on the sport, position and individual.”  No two sports are exactly alike and no two positions in a given sport are exactly alike either.  This article will give a brief overview […]

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