Response Physio Podcast

Talking back pain and cycling

November 16, 2021 Josh Needham, Matthew Taylor Episode 8
Response Physio Podcast
Talking back pain and cycling
Show Notes

Physiotherapist Josh Needham and clinical director Matt Taylor discuss the complexities of lower back pain and why it is so common amongst cyclists.

 Among the topics they discuss: 

  • Lower back pain causes: Structural and mechanical
  • The relationship between our movements and our bodies' mechanics
  • Why cyclists are at risk of developing lower back pain 
  • How the back interacts with other parts of the body and how they work together when cycling.
  • Useful tips on how to prevent lower back pain after cycling

And answer a question from the public. 
 "I have ongoing lower back pain. What stretch would you recommend to do to help me?".