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London Marathon Recovery Top Tips
London Marathon Recovery Top Tips 23 Apr 2018

Congratulations! If you’ve completed the London Marathon then you’ve done something truly impressive and should be really proud of yourself. The blood, sweat and tears of training followed by race day itself put great strain on your body, but we [...]

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 [...]

How to survive the Winter Weather
How to survive the Winter Weather 28 Feb 2018

This week parts of the UK are experiencing some of the worst wintery conditions since 2010. In some areas police have warned of poor visibility and treacherous conditions, leading to travel disruptions and risk of injury whilst out on our [...]

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 [...]

Sports and Remedial Massage
Sports and Remedial Massage 14 Feb 2018

The benefits of sport and remedial massage and is it for me: It is likely you will have heard of sports massage, seen it advertised, or even received sports massage in the past. But you might be wondering what benefits [...]

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 [...]

Practical Manual Handling Tips for 2017
Practical Manual Handling Tips for 2017 3 Aug 2017

“Lift with your legs!”…………..sound familiar? In most work places I’m sure we’ve all had the same manual handling training about how to lift objects ‘safely’. However, manual handling may not be as important as we think. New research is suggesting [...]

Common Tennis Injuries
Common Tennis Injuries 19 May 2017

Spring is here, the sun is beginning to shine (sort of…), Nadal has just won his fifth Madrid title and the tennis season is getting into full swing. With Wimbledon looming just around the corner, many of us are feeling [...]

Train Smarter with the 7 Best Core Strengthening Exercises
Train Smarter with the 7 Best Core Strengthening Exercises 28 Apr 2017

There are a lot of core strengthening exercises out there. Some are effective and some are not. In this article we will describe and explain the seven best core strengthening exercises that will target all aspects of your core. What [...]

Lower Back Pain From Squats: Why this Happens and How to Avoid it
Lower Back Pain From Squats: Why this Happens and How to Avoid it 7 Mar 2017

Squats have become so popular over the last few years and have become the go to exercise for building muscle in the lower body. Squatting is one of the most demanding and skilful exercises that exist. When mastered, squats can [...]