“Bodybuilders and fitness people have been using chiropractic very extensively in order to stay healthy and fit. I found it was better to go to a chiropractor before you get injured. We are a perfect team – the world of fitness and the world of chiropractors.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger
Chiropractic is used by top players in sports as diverse as golf’s Tiger Woods, tennis pros Roger Federer and professional football superstars Emmitt Smith of the Dallas Cowboys.
Why is chiropractic so popular among athletes? Two reasons:
PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL & CHIROPRACTIC
In US professional football, 77% of NFL trainers refer players to chiropractors and 31% of NFL teams have a chiropractor officially on staff.
Dr. Sol Cogan, of the Detroit Lions, spends one or two hours adjusting players before each game and provides care for players during the games as well. The players recognize that chiropractic adjustments greatly increase their performance as well.