From Goatman to Cross-Country Cycling Warrior: Help Us Support Len Szmurlo On His Journey

Meet Len Len Szmurlo, a Summit County local and a retired police officer from Omaha Nebraska, is a congenial, instant friend to the world. He not only served the community through his police work, but also boasts an impressive 25 years as a boy scout leader. His work for the scouts included introducing inner-city youth[…]

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Common Ski Injuries and How To Prevent Them

We all love the summers in the Colorado High Country, but summer isn’t what we really came here for… it’s Winter!!  No more #WinterIsComing memes required: Ski season is here!  You’ve watched the new Warren Miller movie, waxed your sticks, and made your annual shot-ski toast to Ullr so you are ready #kickaxis and ski,[…]

Stay on the Snow

As physical therapists, our job is to rehabilitate people from injuries.  We go for a long-term fix through manual therapy, strengthening and stretching.  We also work with patients to build strength and modify mechanics to prevent future re-injury.  Even though treating injuries is our job, our favorite way to treat clients is actually to help[…]

Axis Ascent and Best of Summit 2018

One of our passions here at Axis is to be involved in our local community.  Our staff love this special place in the Colorado Rocky Mountains where we get to live, work and play.  We are thrilled to help others get out and enjoy it too. We work with our clients, of course, but we[…]

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4 Mountain Biking Skills to Master (and Where to Practice)

Many of our Eagle County physical therapists, including Meredith, Gentian, Brady and Robyn, spend their summers living the 2-wheel dream on their mountain bikes.  Living in the High Country, it’s easy to see why #mtblife has become so popular! Most of our area ski resorts transform into mountain bike parks in the summertime.  Breckenridge, Vail,[…]

AXIS September Events: The Axis Ascent and The Axis Plunge

Summer Celebrations It’s Celebration Season at Axis Sports Medicine! Summer is almost over, which makes us want to get outside in the beautiful Colorado sunshine and #kickaxis. There’s no better way to celebrate the success of our clients, friends and Axis family than with a hike! We have two big annual events in both Eagle[…]