By Janet Goetze
For the Hollywood Star News
Matt Flood, a physical therapist at Broadway Physical Therapy and Sports Rehabilitation, has earned a Clinical BikeFit Professional Certification from BikeFit, a leader in bike fitting products and education.
Proper fitting of rider on the bicycle helps prevent injury and may accommodate existing injuries, according to a news release from Broadway Physical Therapy, 3016 N.E. Broadway. Fitting can ensure the efficiency of the contact points at pedal, saddle and handlebars to prevent excessive pressure and injury.
As a physical therapist, Flood examines leg length, limb alignment and overall mobility and flexibility. A good fit can benefit both competitive and recreational cyclists. For more information or to schedule an appointment, visit online at www.broadwaypt.net or call (503) 287-6636.