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Running Performance: Get race ready with these top tips
Running Performance: Get race ready with these top tips 21 May 2018

Runners galore are gearing up for a weekend packed full of popular races, including the Vitality Westminster Mile on Saturday 27th May and the Vitality London 10,000 on Sunday 28th May. Running performance matters whether you’re a novice runner or [...]

Half Marathon Injury Prevention and Treatment Tips
Half Marathon Injury Prevention and Treatment Tips 14 May 2018

It’s almost time for the Virgin Sport Hackney Half Marathon. We will probably soon see runners taking to the streets in vibrant East London to get their hands on a well-deserved medal. Whether you’re a beginner when it comes to pounding [...]

Top Tips for Avoiding Summer Injuries
Top Tips for Avoiding Summer Injuries 8 May 2018

With the sunshine inspiring us all to get outdoors and get moving, summer injuries are prone to happen due to increased activity. We want to make sure your summer fun isn’t ruined by pain. That’s why we asked Capital Physio [...]

Decrease your risk of injury at the London Marathon
Decrease your risk of injury at the London Marathon 24 Mar 2018

The London marathon, one month approach to the start line… Feeling uneasy? The clocks are ticking! Are you feeling a bit nervous in the last months run up to the London Marathon? Unsure if you are training too little, too [...]

Do Less to get More from your training
Do Less to get More from your training 15 Mar 2018

Runners often believe that in order to smash their goals, they need to be training hard, every single day… Can you blame them for thinking this? You want to get good at something, you’ve got to practice it! Right? Yes [...]

Common questions asked by newly competing cylclists
Common questions asked by newly competing cylclists 14 Feb 2018

When competing in any sport it is important to train both in and out of season in the correct way to prevent injury and improve technique (power, speed, endurance and flexibility). Cycling has become a very competitive sport over the [...]

Winter is here…and so is Ski Season!
Winter is here…and so is Ski Season! 2 Jan 2018

So Christmas has been and gone, but ski season is well and truly still on! Although you may not be competing in the upcoming Winter Olympics, heading out to the slopes is still pretty demanding on the body and there [...]

New Year New Me
New Year New Me 2 Jan 2018

Happy New Year from us at Capital Physio, we hope you had a wonderful Christmas! As we enter January we all have new goals and resolutions to kick off the New Year to a good start. Many people want to [...]

Fitness and Motivation at Christmas
Fitness and Motivation at Christmas 18 Dec 2017

Everyone’s favourite time of year has officially begun, Christmas parties and holidays often come along with a lack of exercise, throwing a balanced diet out of the window and a truck load of booze. It may seem like too much [...]

Dynamic stretches for Runners
Dynamic stretches for Runners 7 Nov 2017

Dynamic stretching is an excellent way to prevent injuries and enhance performance. Dynamic stretches involve repetitively moving the muscles and joints through movements that mimic the sporting activity. It is typically executed as part of a warm-up. Some benefits to [...]