What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
We specialize in pain relief and sports performance.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
We have a desire to provide a service that goes beyond just relaxation. We provide a highly specialized form of massage therapy that improves quality of life.
What do you love most about your job?
The ability to relieve suffering and speed recovery.
What is the best reaction you've ever gotten from a customer?
"I knocked 20 minutes off a 12-mile ruck march, and still had a spring in my step" and "My personal record in the triple jump went from 32 feet to 34 feet."
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