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Aug 19, 2012

Kinesio Tape: Sports hottest fashion accessory.. practical or placebo?

Its sports most colourful, fashionable accessory and you’re definitely not considered hardcore on the beach volleyball court if you’re not sporting an elaborate arrangement of this neon hued cloth somewhere on your body.

It’s actually been around for decades, invented in the 1970's by chiropractor and acupuncturist Kenzio Kase. I along with many I assume first noticed it adorning athletes in Beijing, and then I started seeing it in many other sporting arenas; rugby league, cycling, tennis, diving, hockey... and by London 2012 kinesio tape had gone viral! (READ FULL ARTICLE HERE)

Categories General Issues Tags Kinesio Tape Olympics athletes sport