DALLAS, TEXAS 4/10/2009 03:01 PM GMT (TransWorldNews) A team of therapists from Massage Envy will offer free chair massages at the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure – Fort Worth on Saturday, April 11.

Sundance Square in Fort Worth is the site of the annual 5K run and fitness walk.

“We’ll have 10 therapist chairs on the Survivor Patio and 12 therapist chairs in the walker area, near the kid zone,” said Lance O’Pry, Dallas/Fort Worth regional developer for Massage Envy clinics, the leading provider of massage therapy in the U.S.

In all, 25 therapists will rotate among 22 chairs, giving five-minute massages. The race is expected to draw some 18,000 participants. “We expect to stay very busy providing massages,” Mr. O’Pry said.

At Massage Envy, an introductory 1-hour massage session (a 50-minute massage and time for consultation and dressing) is just $39. Memberships are available for $49 per month and include one, 1-hour massage session. Members may also enjoy unlimited additional 1-hour massage sessions at the $39 member rate.

Log on to www.massageenvy.com to find the nearest Massage Envy clinic. There are 25 Massage Envy locations throughout the Metroplex. All are open seven days a week.

More Americans are turning to therapeutic massage treatment to relax, relieve tension and ease the daily stresses of their busy lives. Massage therapy is an easy way to help maintain good health and achieve a balanced lifestyle.

Regular massage therapy improves posture and circulation, lowers blood pressure and helps manage pain, relaxes muscles, strengthens the immune system, enhances post-operative rehabilitation, and improves rehabilitation after injury.

Massage Envy Limited, LLC is a national franchise of massage therapy clinics dedicated to providing professional and affordable therapeutic massage services to consumers with busy lifestyles at convenient times and locations. Founded in 2002, Massage Envy has opened 500 clinics in 38 states in just over five years, with 300 more franchises currently under development from coast to coast and 25 locations in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. For more information about Massage Envy, visit the website at www.massageenvy.com. *Not all types of massage available at all clinics.