We are pleased to welcome Stacey Porter, LMT to all eight Farm to Fork Fondo events this season! Stacey will be available for therapeutic massage before, during, and after the ride. Stacey will provide massage therapy services at a by-the-minute rate of $1.50, and you can even prepay through her website.
- The Night Before - Stacey will be available from 4:00pm to 7:00pm, before and during Packet Pick Up the night before each ride. Whether you're stiff and sore from your drive to the Fondo location, or just know that you perform better with some proactive intervention, you can get some targeted work in advance of your big ride.
- Event Day - Stacey will be available from 6:30am to 8:00am for pre-ride massage and stretching for riders. After the mass start at 8:30, Stacey will have time from 9:00am to Noon for longer massage appointments for non-riding spouses, friends, and others who might be waiting around the venue for their rider to return. From noon to 6:00pm, Stacey will be available for by-the-minute massage for returning riders, on a first-come, first-served basis. Don't forget you can prepay a 10 or 15 minute massage through Stacey's website in advance of event day!
Stacey is a licensed and insured massage therapist based in Burlington, VT. She graduated from Body Wisdom Massage Therapy School in Urbandale, IA. Using a combination of modalities including orthopedic sports, Thai, and deep tissue massage, Stacey is able to do what works best for your body to keep you feeling at the top of your game. She particularly enjoys working on athletes and individuals with active lifestyles, and providing targeted massage work that supports their endeavors.
Stacey is no stranger to the world of competitive sports. Prior to becoming a massage therapist, she trained and rode competitive dressage horses, and also trained riders and owners in the sport of dressage. She and her students competed at levels from beginner to advanced, earning dozens of medals, ribbons, and year-end awards. Drawing upon her own experiences, Stacey truly understands the unique stresses and challenges athletes face, and brings that knowledge to her treatment approach.
Read more about Stacey and her services on her website.