Equine AquaTRAK™, LLC

Benefits

AquaTRAK in use

AquaTRAK™ integrates the superior benefits of hydrotherapy with a non-slip, solid surface treadmill to further enhance the rehabilitation process and significantly aid in conditioning. It is the first of its kind in the world to combine the healing and conditioning benefits of aquatic treadmill therapy with cold saltwater cryotherapy. Key benefits of its use over standard conditioning and rehabilitation options include:

  • Builds core athletic ability by increasing strength, speed, agility and endurance
  • Brings horses back quickly and safely from leg and hoof injuries
  • Improves performance by increasing cardiovascular fitness, strength and flexibility while promoting correct posture and gait in a safe, controlled environment
  • Provides an optimal low impact exercise option without the issues associated with swimming or other high impact exercise
  • Enables variable resistance training by controlling the type, depth and temperature of the water
  • Provides the ability to customize a repeatable training program for each horse
  • Enables the use of appropriate warm-up, exercise and cool-down periods (unlike swimming)
  • Provides the ability to target specific muscle groups allowing the horse to be sculpted and shaped based on the need
  • Promotes correct posture and gait via through water resistance while enabling the horse to extend through a full range of motion
  • Provides the ultimate in recovery and rehabilitation with the built in cryotherapy option
  • Provides relief from inflammation and associated pain while promoting healing
  • Perfect for the recovery from core lesions when used in conjunction with stem cell therapy or platelet-rich plasma (PRP)
  • Reduces conditioning time by up to half when used appropriately
  • Preserves and even enhances the hair coat by utilizing a salt water chlorination system instead of other chemicals