About Me

I am a fit, happy, healthy, caring person. As a Massage Therapist, the health and well being of my Clients is of paramount importance to me. I think my own life experiences, both the negative as well as the positive, have given me an even deeper understanding of how even a small imbalance in our lives can have a huge impact on how we function on a daily basis, as well as affecting those around us. So for me, massage is a great way for me to help facilitate and encourage the health, fitness and well being of my Clients.

Browsing Archive: June, 2015


Posted by Carol Atherton-Hoy on Wednesday, June 10, 2015, In : Look after yourself 

Should we forget or just need reminding, then the following quotes say it all… 

“Sometimes the most productive thing you can do is relax.” 
Mark Black 

“While there’s nothing wrong in being very productive (kudos to you!), your brain still needs some rest to be fully operational whenever you need it.” 
Debeena Harris, Mindfulness

“Show me a worrying person and I will show you a person who does not know how to relax.” 
Albert E. Cliffe 

“No matter how much pressure you feel at work,...

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Top2Toe Massage at Manchester 10k

Posted by Carol Atherton-Hoy on Wednesday, June 10, 2015, In : Charity Events 
Once again an absolute pleasure to have given pre and post sports massages to runners at the Manchester 10k on Sunday 10 May 2015 in support of the North West Stroke Association. A very special thanks to Rebecca Owen, North West Regional Fund Raiser for once again inviting me to help out. I met so many wonderful people, and I can't wait to do it all again next year, although I might even run myself this time.
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