Los Gatos, CA - RockTape, a leading provider of sports medicine products, today announced the company has been selected by Parker University, an international leader in health education and chiropractic wellness care, to produce Parker University's custom-branded kinesiology tape to be used at the upcoming Dallas White Rock Marathon event scheduled for Sunday, December 4, 2011.
"We have nearly 1000 students from all over the United States, Canada, and 22 countries attending classes at Parker University. Our students learn a wide range of techniques throughout their time at Parker University, and kinesiology taping is an integral part of the program. We are excited about the opportunity to participate in the Dallas White Rock Marathon and welcome our Rocktape partner to be a part of this special event. ," said Fabrizio Mancini, President of Parker University.
Parker Seminars is also recognized as the largest chiropractic seminar provider in the world, hosting industry-leading educational seminars for chiropractic professionals. The world-renowned Parker University Research Institute has developed one of the strongest research programs within the chiropractic profession and collaborates with some of the top universities in the world.
"Parker University is recognized worldwide for academic excellence, leadership and innovation," said Greg van den Dries, CEO of RockTape. "Rocktape produces custom tape for many clinics throughout the world, and we are very proud that Parker has invited us to be a part of the Dallas White Rock Marathon."
The Dallas White Rock Marathon is an annual event held each December for over 20,000 running enthusiasts. Parker University and Rocktape are proud sponsors of the event and look forward to providing race-day services to the participants.
RockTape is a therapeutic elastic kinesiology tape designed to treat a wide variety of injuries and biomechanical issues. It is used by chiropractors and physical therapists worldwide. The latex-free tape is made of organic cotton and a water-resistant adhesive and comes in over 40 different styles and colors. Instructional videos and information about "PowerTaping" techniques can be viewed at www.rocktape.com.