Phoenix Players Chill Out at ECNL Event!
It was definitely time for some fun when athletes with the Elite Clubs National League cooled down post-working out on October 8-10, 2011, in a HydroWorx therapy plunge pool. In fact, you could say that it was something to sing about! (You’ll understand in a moment!)
Up to eight players at a time chilled out in 50-degree Fahrenheit temps for about five minutes. For many, it was their first time undergoing this type of recovery experience.
“Tune in” to their reactions:
About HydroWorx PolarPlunge Pools:
Plunge pools are used across the globe as a way to encourage faster recovery for athletes who have trained, played or competed at maximum levels.
Taking this type of “ice bath” is thought to:
- Constrict the blood vessels
- Flush waste products (e.g., lactic acid) from the body
- Decrease metabolic activity
- Slow down physiological processes
- Reduce swelling
- Reduce tissue breakdown
Want to know more about PolarPlunge therapy pools? Visit the HydroWorx website HERE.