Monday, November 21, 2016
Taking care of your Achilles...Q & A by Karina Teahan
Karina Teahan is a Chartered Physiotherapist and a regular participant at the races in Cork. She recently wrote an online article which outlines some of the problems with your Achilles.
Here are some of the questions asked in the article....
Q. Can you tell me about your running experience and your physiotherapy qualifications, and where you live, work and run now?
Q. As a starter for ten – what is the Achilles?
Q. Why does it cause problems for runners?
Q. What are the most common problems for the Achilles?
Q. What should you do for the above?
Q. What precautions should we take to avoid problems in the Achilles?
Q. What are your top three Achilles stretches?
You can find the article and all the answers to the questions HERE