Cryotherapy for BJJ

I first tried Full Body Cryotherapy way back in 2016 when I visited the states for the World Masters. I’ll be honest I was slightly dubious about it at the time but after trying it for a couple of times I now really do believe that it is beneficial particularly for recovery. Unfortunately for me, full body cryotherapy was difficult and expensive to access in the UK (despite extensive googling) so it became a holiday treat rather than a regular experience. But that has now started to change with more clinic opening up in the UK  (including a Cryotherapy chamber in my own gym!) so I thought it was time to write some more of my thoughts about it.
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Sacroiliac Joint (SI) Injury and BJJ

I’ve been debating whether to write a blog on this topic for a while. I’m not a medical expert or anything wonderful like that. But considering that I have been dealing with lower back injuries (particularly involving the Si joint) for over a year I am reasonably well placed to at least offer an opinion.  Plus when I was going through the frantic OCD googling stage to find BJJ related advice on my injury I got really frustrated as simply couldn’t find much information which I guess is as good a reason as any to write down what I’ve learnt!  Continue reading “Sacroiliac Joint (SI) Injury and BJJ”