"I have to have an adjustment before I go into the ring. I do believe in chiropractic. I found that going to a chiropractor three times a week helps my performance. The majority of boxers go to get that edge." ~ Evander Holyfield ~ 4 time Heavy Weight World Champion
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Greco-Roman wrestler Justin Lester. Only stretch to the point of feeling a gentle tightness in the muscle, and then hold that position. If you start to feel pain, back off. The whole notion of “no pain, no gain” does not apply to stretching. And if it’s still painful, even after backing off, then go and get it checked out.
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Montel Williams - “It’s the most amazing thing that has ever happened to me!” After suffering 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, he experienced almost instantaneous relief from pain with his first chiropractic adjustment. “There’s not a person who knows me who will not confirm this. I am walking differently, my pain is less, I’ve already regained strength in my left leg.” He also added that he could stand up straight without pain for the first time in more than five years.