Glenn O'Connor is in his 11th season with the Revolution as the team's massage therapist, having joined the club in 2002. In his current position, O'Connor works in conjunction with the Revolution's medical staff to provide a variety of massage and muscle release treatments to aid athletes' rehabilitation and recovery, both at home and on the road.
In addition to his duties with the Revolution, O'Connor sees private clients at Body and Beyond Massage Therapy in Hopkinton, Mass., where he specializes in deep tissue sports massage and provides injury assessment and treatment for both professional and serious amateur athletes.
A graduate of the Muscular Therapy Institute in Cambridge, Mass., O'Connor has taken advanced training in both NeuroMuscular Therapy American Version and Myofascial Release techniques. Nationally certified by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, he is also a certified personal trainer and corrective exercise specialist by the National Academy of Sports Medicine.
Prior to embarking on a career in massage in the late 1990s, O'Connor worked in materials management for a variety of companies which specialized in computers, networking equipment and software, including Bolt Beranek Newman and Genuity.
A member of various running clubs and a former contributor to New England Runner Magazine, O'Connor has completed hundreds of running events, including eight marathons.
A native of Arlington, Mass., O'Connor now lives west of Boston with his wife, Kimberly, and their two daughters, Kerry and Meghan.