Clarksville, TN – Russ Shemberger, a licensed massage therapist at Restore Performance Massage on Madison Street in Clarksville, completed the rigorous Lake Guntersville Long Course Triathlon Training Camp, held July 27th-29th in Scottsboro, AL.
He was one of 50 participants in the camp, which trains triathletes from across the nation by swimming, biking and running a total of 140.6 miles – the distance of an Ironman – over the three-day event.A sprint triathlon was held as the camp’s culminating event. Shemberger finished fifth overall.
The camp helped Shemberger, a veteran triathlete, to prepare for the Ironman 70.3 Triathlon World Championships, his next competition to be held September 9th in Las Vegas, Nev. He qualified for a spot at the world event after racing in Ironman 70.3 Muncie on July 7th.
As a licensed massage therapist, Shemberger leads Restore Performance Massage – aka RPM Massage – in sports massage treatment, therapeutic, Swedish and deep tissue massage.
RPM Massage is open from 10:00am-6:00pm, Monday and Wednesday, 8:00am-4:00pm, Tuesday and Thursday, and from 8:00am-noon, Friday. To make an appointment, call 931.647.3692.
RPM Massage also can be found on Facebook: www.facebook.com/rpmmassage .