Water Treadmill

The Benefits of Aquatic Circuit Training for Athletes

| Posted in: News Stories, Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Uncategorized, Water Treadmill

Water is not just for rehab. It is also a viable option for plyometric strength training for athletes. Aquatic therapy is as effective as traditional, land-based weight training, and it opens athletes up to a variety of new exercises to enhance their performance. Water provides resistance and allows athletes to work different muscle groups by improving overall flexibility and strength. A […]

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Tradition Senior Living Celebrates Openings of Physical Therapy Centers

| Posted in: News Stories, Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips, Sports Stories, Uncategorized, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

We are always excited when we can showcase grand openings of aquatic therapy facilities that will help the public heal, exercise and improve their lives. Tradition Senior Living, a continuing care senior living community based in Dallas, Texas, has expanded their campus offerings to include a vibrant, high-tech physical therapy component. In addition to other […]

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Aquatic Therapy Buoys Cancer Patients’ Spirits, Bodies

| Posted in: News Stories, Aquatic Therapy, Health & Wellness Stories, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips, Uncategorized, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

Consistent, moderate exercise has been shown to be a critical element for those about to undergo, and those undergoing, cancer treatments. According to the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, staying physically active throughout radiation, chemotherapy and surgical procedures helps reduce treatment-related fatigue, increases flexibility and strength, improves movement, and controls weight gain and loss. Request a […]

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Can Aging Adults Engage in Aquatic-Based HIIT? You Bet!

| Posted in: News Stories, Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips, Uncategorized, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

HIIT stands for “high intensity interval training”, and it’s a proven way to blast away fat, improve metabolic rates, increase endurance, build speed and much more. Traditionally, HIIT is associated with land-based programs for athletes. But as Jackie Halbin, Living Well Manager, Lakeview Village in Lenexa, Kansas, knows, it has tremendous applicability in the water, […]

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A Jockey’s Journey From Injury to Recovery

| Posted in: News Stories, Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips, Sports Stories, Uncategorized, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill man doing exercises in pool

Riding thoroughbred horses for a living may be an exciting career, but professional jockeys know that behind all the pomp and circumstance, hazards lie in wait. Short-term, long-term and career-ending injuries are always a possibility.  Truly, the statistical data on jockey-related physical trauma is sobering, and perhaps more shocking than one might expect: A three-year […]

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Visit HydroWorx at Booth #4120 at LeadingAge in Indianapolis

| Posted in: Aquatic Education, Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

Visit HydroWorx at Booth #4120 at LeadingAge in Indianapolis “Be the Difference.” It’s the slogan for the LeadingAge Annual Meeting and EXPO held this year from October 30-November 2, 2016, at the Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis. Thousands of attendees at this event will have the opportunity to connect, share and discover.  HydroWorx, the leading manufacturer […]

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Mercy Fort Scott Uses the Versatility of the Underwater Treadmill

| Posted in: News Stories, Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, In the News, Physical Therapy, Running, Sports Stories, Training Tips, underwater Treadmill Resources, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

Mercy Health for Life has been up and running with their new HydroWorx 300 for approximately one month. The response they have seen to the underwater treadmill has been amazing. Their program consists of physical therapy patients who can benefit from aquatic therapy, as well as fitness members who are able to use the underwater treadmill as […]

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5 Proven Ways to Get Your Residents in the Water

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

It’s Active Aging Week – a week set aside by the International Council on Active Aging (ICAA) to celebrate the many ways that older adults can get moving and stay or become more active! Find out how to get residents in the water and why it’s important>> This makes it a great time to celebrate […]

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Michael Johnson Performance Gets Clients Ready for Friday

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, Athletic Training, Running, Sports Stories, Training Tips, underwater Treadmill Resources, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

Training didn’t start yesterday, last month or even last year. It began when the athletes first recognized they had the talent and determination to compete for their countries internationally. And when all eyes are on them starting August 5, what viewers will be watching is an effort that represents seasons of dedication. It’s also a testament […]

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HydroWorx Preps Men’s Field Hockey Players

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Rehabilitation Tips, Sports Medicine Resources, Sports Stories, Uncategorized, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

After three weeks of tough training in preparation for the most competitive August of their lives, the Canadian Men’s National Field Hockey Team needed a week of active recovery. To get the most out of their time before ratcheting up the intensity again, they headed to Burnaby, BC. There, Nick Held, the Director of Hydrotherapy […]

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