IMST Limerick

Cupping Therapy Workshop


24th November 2018


This workshop will go into detail on the following:

  • Different types of cupping: Chinese Cupping, Sports Therapy Cupping, Wet and Dry cupping, Russian Cups
  • Benefits of cupping
  • Cupping Strokes
  • Reading the body’s response to cupping- spotting adhesions, toxin build-up, scar tissue etc
  • Contra-indications
  • Cupping for athletes and improving recovery time
  • Manual vs Mechanical Cupping. This workshop will demonstrate mechanical cupping but will focus on manual techniques.

Cupping techniques to the general body including for the following injuries:

  • Posterior leg- hamstrings, calves
  • Anterior leg- quadriceps, shin
  • IT band
  • Groin
  • Back
  • Spine
  • Shoulder and rotator cuff

Institute of Massage and Sports Therapy Ltd., No.6 Annacotty, Co. Limerick.
€150 – Places are strictly limited
Who Can Attend:
Students need to have the ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage or equivalent.