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Local Healthy Fun #OlympicDay 2017

IMG_5343 Top athletes and performers challenge their physical and mental limits everyday. They don’t wait until they get sick or injured to take care of themselves. They fine tune their bodies regularly with Chiropractic Lifestyle Care. This is why world champion rower Dr. Bob Cummins and his wife, Olympic champion rower Anna Cummins are supporting the 2017 celebrations of Olympic Day.  Join their passion for healthy spines, bodies and minds by attending one of the local Olympic Day events in and around Bellevue:

#OlympicDay 2017 Events

Saturday, June 17th at Lake Stevens Rowing:  Try Rowing Experience from 10am – 1pm or Try Stand Up Paddle Board and Paddle Board Yoga from 2-3:30pm. Lake Stevens Rowing Club  1801 123rd Dr NE, Lake Stevens, WA 98258.

Saturday, June 24th at the Coal Creek YMCA:  10:30am-12:30pm  13750 Newcastle Golf Club Rd, Newcastle, WA 98059.  Try Rowing Experience with the Renton Rowing Club and an Olympic themed kids obstacle course and ice cream social by the  Coal Creek Family YMCA.

These Olympic Day activities are two of more than 2,000 events taking place nationwide during the month of June. The events, designed to engage youth and promote the ideals of the Olympic movement, feature athlete appearances, family-friendly activities and interactive learning experiences. Around the world, more than 160 countries take part in the annual celebration. Olympic Day, created in 1948 to commemorate the birth of the modern Olympic Games. In the U.S., Olympic Day events range from small gatherings to large, city-wide events.

Learn from the Best

Why reinvent the wheel?  Learn from elite athletes who have the right support team in place to increase their performance while they maximize their future health potential. Research has shown that spinal nerves are much more susceptible to pressure than previously thought.  A University of Colorado study concluded that only 5-10mm of mercury pressure (about the weight of a dime) can reduce nerve transmission while the stretching of a nerve by as little as 6% can decrease its strength by up to 70%. Unbalanced spines lead to increased incidence of sports injury and disc degeneration while also affecting the function of your entire body. (1)

Lifestyle Care Brings Your Body towards Gold Medal Health

Chiropractic Lifestyle Care can get you in the best health possible.  These check ups will ensure that your spine is growing and developing in a healthy, balanced way without pressure on the nerves or spinal cord. Too many amateur and professional athletes are sidelined with injuries that could be avoided. Others sit it out on the bench because their injuries are not responding to common treatments. Still others are playing, but at less than peak efficiency, simply because their spine is out of balance. Make chiropractic care a part of your lifestyle today. If your body were functioning at as close to 100%, you’d be able and willing to try new things like Olympic Day every day! (1) Rydevik BL: “The effects of compression on the physiology of nerve roots.” JMPT 15(1):62, 1992 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1740654 Cummins Chiropractic & Wellness is proud to be a 100 Year Lifestyle Affiliate Clinic serving Bellevue and beyond with our best chiropractic care.  Our goal is to bring you to gold medal health so you can live vibrantly from your first breath of life to your last.

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