Video Course: Massage Master Profile: Benny Vaughn

Benny Vaughn, Whitney Lowe

Join us for a fascinating interview with one of the true pioneers in our profession. Benny Vaughn pioneered sports massage in the US and is known for his work with American Olympic teams. For over 30 years, this AMC Lifetime Achievement Award winner has inspired thousands of massage therapists. Many of today’s leading educators regard Vaughn as their mentor. Join Whitney Lowe, who leads this candid and personal interview, as he sits down and discovers what keeps Vaughn excited and motivated about massage and the future of the profession, even after three decades of service.

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Benny Vaughn
Benny Vaughn is an internationally renowned expert in the assessment and treatment of athletic-related injuries and a mentor to some of today's top educators. He is a Certified Athletic Trainer (NATA), a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (NSCA), and a massage therapist. He served on the sports medicine team of the USA Track and Field team for the 2003 World Championships in Paris; the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens; and the 2007 World Championships in Osaka. He received the 2012 Lifetime Achievement Award at the American Massage Conference.
Whitney Lowe

Whitney Lowe directs the Academy of Clinical Massage which provides advanced clinical massage continuing education as well as programs for schools. His system of orthopedic massage is designed for massage therapists seeking to meet the needs of clients with chronic pain or sports, recreational, or occupational pain and injury conditions. He is the author of Orthopedic Assessment in Massage Therapy and his articles appear regularly in professional peer-reviewed journals, Massage & Bodywork magazine, and other industry publications. Learn more about his workshops and online courses at

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