Betsy Abel MS, CSCS, LMT is a Nationally Board Certified Massage Therapist, a State Licensed Massage Therapist and Strength
and Conditioning Coach.
Betsy Abel specializes in the Myofascial Integration Technique and the Myoskeletal Alignment Technique. As a result of her participation and experience in the athletic arena, she enjoys working with athletes or individuals who lead an active lifestyle. She has worked with various sports teams and their athletic training staff assisting in injury prevention, performance enhancement, and rehabilitation. In July 2018, she served as The Head Sports Massage Therapist for The Rugby World Cup 7's tournament in San Francisco, California. In this position, she was responsible for the coordination and implementation of a team of massage therapists that provided sports massage for 40 teams from around the world.
Her Massage Therapy Credentials are enhanced by her Bachelors degree in Exercise Science, Masters degree in Sports Administration, as well as her certification as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist. Her eclectic knowledge of the human body offers weekend warriors as well as world class athletes a unique insight into its structure and function.
Betsy was a massage therapist with the University of Tennessee Sports Medicine department where she worked closely with swimming, track and field, volleyball,
and soccer. She has also had the unique experience of working with several Olympic athletes in their journey for gold. Beginning in 2006, Betsy began working as the Sports Massage Therapist for the nationally ranked, Saint Mary’s College Men's
Rugby team. She is also the team massage therapist for the Oakland Triathalon Club. As a massage therapist, she has the essential skills to treat elite athletes and weekend warriors alike. Having the unique combination of massage therapy and personal training, Betsy is able to train clients looking to get back to doing what they love,
and doing it optimally.