Injury Incidence and Patterns Among Dutch CrossFit Athletes

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Mehrab, M. (Mirwais) ; Vos, Robert-Jan ; Kraan, Gerald ; Mathijssen, Nina M.C. (2017)
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications
  • Journal: Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, volume 5, issue 12 (eissn: 2325-9671)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5753934, doi: 10.1177/2325967117745263
  • Subject: weightlifting | 122 | 59 | 126 | fitness | competitive exercise | injury rate | CrossFit

textabstractBackground: CrossFit is a strength and conditioning program that has gained widespread recognition, with 11,000 affiliated gyms worldwide. The incidence of injuries during CrossFit training is poorly analyzed. Purpose: To investigate the incidence of injurie... View more
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