New training has Silkmen in a spin
MACC Town’s players have enjoyed a novel break from the usual punishment they endure on the training ground.
It’s not often John Askey tells his men to get on their bikes, but at the Tytherington Club’s spinning fitness classes, that’s exactly what they had to do.
Askey was aiming to preserve his squad and eliminate the risk of training-ground injuries, as he explained: “It’s just something a bit different for them in training.
“It’s hard work and a very good workout but the important thing is that it’s not weightbearing.
“In winter weather you normally end up trying to train indoors or on hard surfaces and that increases the risk