What is the vestibular system?

What is the vestibular system?

Victory’s movement and balance specialist, Elizabeth Banks, is an expert in all things vestibular. You may have heard the word, but what does it mean? And how does it relate to your health?  Head of Performance Helen Murawska explains… What is the...
Making friends with doctors

Making friends with doctors

 I have a Venn diagram that I talk about a lot, in which there are three main elements of a great surgical outcome: a great surgeon, a great therapist, and a great patient.  Where they overlap is the relationships between each of them; and the sweet spot in the middle...

Can you train your way out of clumsiness?

We’ve blogged before about Elizabeth, our Movement & Balance therapist and what she can do. But what actually happens in a Movement & Balance session and how effective is it? This week, Victory’s Practice Manager (and self described clumsy person) Rachel...

Health & Performance Pyramid: Performance Layer

So… we’ve introduced the Health & Performance Pyramid (which underpins everything we do at Victory) and worked our way through the Foundation Layer (sleep, stress, hydration and nutrition – vital for optimal tissue health), and then through...