Dan Gable, who earned national fame in 1972, was also a gold medal wrestler for the United States. Dan was once head coach at the University of Iowa and the youngest “Big Ten” coach ever hired. Ted and Sugar are also from Iowa. Dan was also the head coach of the American Freestyle team. In 1980 and 1984 he was head coach of the United States Olympic Wrestling team. Sugar has been working with Dan and some of his wrestlers since 1975.
Dr. Ted Novak with Dan Gable
Dan Gable gave us this to thank us!
A note from Dan Gable to us!
Roger Craig, the author of the book, “Strictly Business”, which offers and inside look into the world of pro football. While Roger was with the 49ers, he held two titles for 1000 yards rushing and receiving in the same season, which he still holds. The Novak’s worked on Roger every week during that season. In face, the Novaks have worked on Roger since he was in the 9th grade in Iowa, while Ted Novak was in Chiropractic College. Many don’t realize that Roger was also a wrestler. Roger was influential in the Novaks move to California and has referred many other pros to the Novaks.
Dr. Ted Novak with Roger Craig
Sugar Novak with Roger Craig
A note from Roger Craig to us
Wendell Tyler told the press that Sugar helped his knee which gave her instant notoriety. After three weeks of massage, Wendell was able to play one more season after they had hired Joe Cribbs to replace him. He was also told by three orthopedic surgeons that he would never run again. Wendell proved them all wrong.
Sugar Novak with Wendell Tyler
Glen Kozlowski, of the Chicago Bears, was told he would never run again. The Novaks were able to help in the healing process of his foot. Mike Kozlowski,, Miami Dolphins, also loved his massage. They are the brothers of the Novak’s son-in-law, Richard Kozlowski, who won the Gold helmet award twice in Southern California. Richard also assisted coaching at BYU. Their father, Dr. Mike Kozlowski, went to Chiropractic College at the same time as Dr. Ted Novak.
The greatest quarterback of all time and a living legend in football was treated by Sugar and the Drs. that Sugar has been working with for the past 8 years at Rocklin Chiropractic. Sugar’s Brother, Dr. James Carlson, and Dr. Don Sanchez have invited guests to the super bowl in New Orleans, where they worked on 21 of the 49ers the night before the game.
Kristen Culver, the fastest woman’s downhill skier in the world in 1983, went from 113 MPH to 121.7 with two months pre-conditioning program with the Novaks. Kristen’s father, Dr. Robert Culver, D.C., has the Novaks, Dr. Carlson and Dr. Sanchez perform deep muscle therapy at his Los Altos, California office. There are many others with this similar story, such as Pat and Joanne Zin, #1 kayakers of the Eppie Race several times over, and John Rankin, one-time head coach of the Sierra College basketball team.
Dr. Jack LaLanne was inducted into the California Hall of Fame in Sacramento, CA on December 15th, 2008. He also received a Spirit of California Medal from Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. My only hope is to inspire you the way that Jack LaLanne has inspired me throughout the past year. Good Luck To Our New and Old Friends
LaLanne was named Professional Mr. America in 1955. Schwarzenegger was Mr. Universe in 1968 and Mr. Olympia (1970-75; 1980) seven times.