Kelly Cox Massage Therapy

Kelly Cox


Massage Therapist, General Manager

Kelly graduated from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine with a Bachelor's of Health Science in Asian Holistic Health and Massage. He served as a Medical Staff Member for the United States Diving Team at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio. He is a certified Corrective Exercise Specialist through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. He has completed a rotation with the United States Olympic Committee Sport Medicine program. He is RockTape Basic, Performance, and RockBlades Advanced certified.

He is a member of the USA Diving Medical Team and has traveled all over the U.S. and parts of the world to work with the Nations most elite divers. He also works with American Massage Therapy Assoc. – NC Chapter - Sport Wellness and Activities Team, Next Level Performance and Wellness, and contracts regularly with UNC and Duke University Athletics.

In addition, Kelly has 24 years of experience in martial arts, a Bachelor's in Psychology, and 6 years as an animal behaviorist which add a unique and often entertaining element to all of his sessions.

Outside of work he can be found training in martial arts, teaching martial arts related fitness classes, and woodworking.

Kelly Cox Massage Therapy


Bachelors of Health Science: Asian Holistic Health and Massage

Pacific College of Oriental Medicine

Bachelors of Arts Psychology, Minor in Zoology

State University of New York at Oswego


National Certification Board of Therapeutic Massage Bodywork #584921-09

Certified Since 2010, Expires Jan 27, 2020

North Carolina Board of Massage Bodywork Therapists #10531

Issued Nov 2010, Expires Dec 31, 2021

Work Experience

Randori Bodywork, LLC - Massage Therapist/General Manager

February 2012-Present

Massage Envy Spa - Massage Therapist

November 2010 – June 2012


Corrective Exercise Specialist - National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM-CES)

Functional Movement Taping 1 & 2

RockBlade Advanced IASTM - RockTape

Medical Massage Certification

CPR/AED - American Heart Association

NOLS Wilderness First Aid

Sport Experience

Top Accolades

2016 Summer Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro

NCAA DI Swimming & Diving Championships (2012 - 2018)

Synchronized Diving National Championships (2017)

World Cup Pre-Camp - Brazil (2016)

World Championship Trials (2015, 2017)

FINA World Championships - Kazan, Russia (2015)

NCAA D1 Women's Lacrosse Championships (2015, 2016)

World Sychro Trials (2014)

FINA Junior World Diving Championships - Penza, Russia (2014)

Continued Education


Medical Massage Therapy

RockTape RockFloss

RockTape RockPods (cupping)

RockTape Blades Basic/Advanced

What's in a Name ?

Randori is a term in Japanese martial arts that is commonly referred to as "free response" training. A more literal translation is recieving chaos which is appropriate to the situations athletes often face.