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RRCA First to Reveal New Shin Splint Solution
Sponsorship by TheraPearl highlights focus on recovery and injury prevention
Jessup, MD July 31, 2012 – TheraPearl LLC, an industry leader in hot & therapeutic relief products, teams up with the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) to educate runners on the proper use of hot & cold therapy for injury prevention and recovery. The partnership will highlight TheraPearl products that are specifically useful for runners.
“TheraPearl was built on the foundation of helping people and the belief that using hot and cold therapy is the key to staying in the game,” said Gary Rezeppa, CEO of TheraPearl. “Our website provides a doctor designed guide to help people understand hot and cold therapy and how it’s used to relieve everything from knee pain to shin splints.”
With a steadily growing membership base, the RRCA promotes the development and growth of recreational and club running. Teaming up with the RRCA will enable TheraPearl to engage with runners, coaches and running advocates to spread the word about the correct methods for encouraging healing.
In July, TheraPearl released two new products specifically designed to help runners avoid aches and recuperate from everyday wear-and-tear. “After researching the most common injuries to runners, we wanted to take action“ says Rezeppa. TheraPearl Shin Wraps, sold as a two pack, are a new solution for agonizing shin splints or pulled calf muscles. Fitting snug onto the shin like a shin guard, the product securely wraps around the leg with Velcro straps. TheraPearl Knee Wraps were created to comfortably fit the area and relieve pain, stiffness and inflammation by providing soothing hot and cold therapeutic relief.
All TheraPearl packs conform to the body when frozen, like a bag of frozen peas and use unique Pearl Technology™ to deliver therapeutic relief. When heated, the packs help stimulate blood flow while relaxing and soothing stiff muscles. The products are reusable, non-toxic and distribute their healing properties for the doctor recommended time of twenty minutes. TheraPearl’s line includes a wide variety of shapes and sizes, some of which are for general purpose, like the company’s “Sports Pack” and some are designed for localized therapy, like the company’s “Eye-ssential mask.”
Founded in Maryland in 2008, TheraPearl creates innovative hot & cold therapy products using proprietary Pearl Technology™. Easily chilled in the freezer or heated in the microwave, TheraPearl packs are the doctor-designed, drug-free way to calm pain and inflammation. For more information visit us at http://www.therapearl.com. You can also follow TheraPearl on social media platforms Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest.