Common Trigger Point Mistakes with Conor Collins

Common Trigger Point Mistakes with Conor Collins

In fitness there has been a lot of talk about trigger points.

They are important but after talking with Conor Collins, most fitness professionals are doing it all wrong.

Conor goes through it all in this interview.

Enjoy the interview!

CLICK HERE to listen to the interview with Conor Collins on Trigger Points.


CLICK HERE to listen to the interview with Conor Collins on Trigger Points.

What Conor Collins Shares in the Interview:

  • Who is Conor Collins?
  • What is a Trigger Point?
  • What are the the common misconceptions about trigger points?
  • How does trigger point affect these 3 groups of people: the general public, the gym goers, and the athletes?
  • How muscle imbalances can lead to trigger points
  • What are the common mistakes people make in relieving trigger points?
  • How to avoid the common mistakes when doing self myofascial release
  • What effect is there on your nervous system when you do self trigger point?
  • Is it necessary to seek professional help when it comes to improving or eliminating trigger points?
  • What are the positive and negative factors affecting trigger points?
  • Give tips on how to effectively address trigger points.

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If you have a neat specialization or business information that would be of benefit for fitness professionals to know about, please do contact me and I would love to share it with the EFI world.

If you know of a fitness professional that may benefit from this, please forward it onto them.

Now if you are looking for a resource to help you with addressing trigger points, then check out Trigger Point Solution 2.0, here:


Take care.

Rick Kaselj, MS

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