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“I was referred to Earl Wenk with specific treatment requirements following surgery on my shins for Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome, which I developed from my training as a figure skater.  His methodologies for treatment and techniques have been extremely helpful and greatly enhanced my rehabilitation.  Now that my shins are back on track, I continue to see Earl, as he has become part of my weekly training and recovery regime – as well as an instrumental part of my support team! He is professional, competent, knowledgeable and personable.  His background and experience in sport is invaluable – his curiosity and determination to provide the most effective treatments is outstanding. I would certainly not hesitate to recommend Earl to other athletes – or, for that matter, non-athletes!”

Tessa Virtue
2010 Olympic Gold Medalist – Ice Dance (Canada)
2010 & 2012 World Champion

“Earl has helped keep me healthy despite my rigorous training regime. I have had numerous scares with IT band, plantar fascia, shin splints, and adductor tightness, but with specific stretching and massage, Earl has kept me on the track with no time off from injury.”

Nick Willis
2008 Olympic Silver Medalist – 1500 Meters
2006 Commonwealth Games Gold Medalist – 1500 Meters
3-time Olympian (New Zealand)
3-time NCAA Champion

“Earl is an extraordinary massage therapist that I have had the good fortune to work with. Through our visits I have achieved an accelerated recovery time after strenuous workouts and I am now able to train at a higher level consistently without interruptions. With Earl, I am able to compete at my highest level and hopefully accomplish my Olympic aspirations. I hope you have the opportunity to work with him as well.”

Anna Willard
2008 Olympian
2008 US Olympic Trials Champion – 3000 Meter Steeplechase
2007 NCAA Champion – 3000 Meter Steeplechase

“Earl and Arbor Wellness have been an indispensable asset to my running career.  As a professional athlete, I put my body through grueling conditions on a daily basis so it is essential to get massages to aid in recovery and to help prevent injuries.  Earl’s knowledge as an athletic trainer and massage therapist go hand in hand to keep my body finely tuned and ready to go.”

Morgan Uceny
2012 Olympian
2012 US Olympic Trials Champion – 1500 Meters
2010 USA Indoor Champion – 1500 Meters

“Earl has helped me to remain training by using stretching and massage on my shoulders, neck and arms, I feel that this is a vital piece of my training, as a powerlifter I need to keep my body healthy and ready to go, so I can continue to train each day at the fullest intensity possible.  I demand a lot from my body and with the techniques Earl uses, it allows me to keep going back for more and my bench continues to improve!”

Mary Stack
2011 Bronze Medalist – Parapan American Games – Bench Press
3-Time Paralympic Athlete – Powerlifting
American Record Holder – Bench Press

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