SISTEM is a specially trained group of graduates that work together to provide Swedish Institute Sports Team and Event Massage. SISTEM has successfully provided massage for events that are modest as well as massive, where teams of 100 therapists work together.
The SISTEM group of massage therapists, many of whom are competitive athletes themselves, have worked at many prestigious sporting events. Among the most notable, are the New York City Triathlon and at the ING NYC Marathon providing massage for the elite athletes of the NY Road Runners club.
SISTEM has provided sport-specific massage protocols:
- At the start line of a competitive event
- Post-event at the finish line
- For an event production unit
- For management and training teams
- For quality control crews
- As preventative care consultants
- For first aid and athlete care
Interested in massage therapy for your event? Please email Charles Pegg, LMT, the executive director of SISTEM, to further explore the possibilities.
Graduates interested in becoming part of SISTEM are also welcome to contact him.