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3 Reasons Why Activation is a Game-Changer

Now that high school football is in high gear many parents and coaches are concerned with keeping their athletes injury free. This article from last year offers a comprehensive look at how Dr. Tom Nelson supported the Nazareth team and 3 reasons why activation is a game-changer. Read The...

How to breathe using your diaphragm

Breathing is the most important thing your body does – and you’re probably doing it wrong.

Think about the last time you got the wind knocked out of you, caught a bad cold, or even pushed through a conditioning double sessions in the August summer heat. Breathing is generally taken for granted because it is unconscious and automatic – but in those moments, you remembered how important it is!

Activation Training Opportunity, July 18-19

This upcoming training equips athletic trainers, coaches and personal trainers with the necessary information and techniques to teach their students and clients how to implement activation into their everyday lives. Improve performance,prevent injuries, and restore resilience with this quick and immediately measurable method. Register below for this two-day training seminar with the creator of the “Be Activated” system, Douglas Heel. Dr. Tom along with Dr. Eric Janota, and Chris Korfist will be assisting Douglas Heel at this training event. Register here...
Before activation, I found myself injury prone as well as very inconsistent during my practices for track/cross country. I suffered from inconsistent practices and pained muscles and joints, but after one session of activation with Dr.Tom, I felt brand new, refreshed and explosive. I went from not qualifying for top seven my first cross country season to being the #1 runner the following year for both seasons, being an individual state qualifier and school record holder for the 1600-3200. Activation has truly changed the way I run and compete and it’s a great tool for any athlete. I activate every day before anything I do, whether it’s mental or physical.
Mateo Nunez