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How much is too much? (Part 1) International Olympic Committee consensus statement on load in sport and risk of injury

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  • Torbjørn Soligard Medical and Scientific Department, International Olympic Committee, Lausanne, Switzerland PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Martin Schwellnus Section Sports Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Institute for Sport, Exercise Medicine and Lifestyle Research, University of Pretoria, Hatfield,Pretoria, South Africa PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Juan-Manuel Alonso Sports Medicine Department, Aspetar, Qatar Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Hospital, Doha, Qatar PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Roald Bahr Sports Medicine Department, Aspetar, Qatar Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Hospital, Doha, Qatar Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway Olympic Training Center (Olympiatoppen), Oslo, Norway PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Ben Clarsen Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway Olympic Training Center (Olympiatoppen), Oslo, Norway PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • H Paul Dijkstra Sports Medicine Department, Aspetar, Qatar Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Hospital, Doha, Qatar PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Tim Gabbett School of Exercise Science, Australian Catholic University, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Michael Gleeson School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Martin Hägglund Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Division of Physiotherapy, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Mark R Hutchinson Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Christa Janse van Rensburg Section Sports Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Institute for Sport, Exercise Medicine and Lifestyle Research, University of Pretoria, Hatfield,Pretoria, South Africa PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Karim M Khan Department of Family Practice, Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Romain Meeusen Human Physiology Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • John W Orchard School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Babette M Pluim Medical Department, Royal Dutch Lawn Tennis Association, Amersfoort, The Netherlands Amsterdam Collaboration on Health and Safety in Sports, IOC Research Centre for Prevention of Injury and Protection of Athlete Health, VUmc/AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Martin Raftery World Rugby, Dublin, Ireland PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Richard Budgett Medical and Scientific Department, International Olympic Committee, Lausanne, Switzerland PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Lars Engebretsen Medical and Scientific Department, International Olympic Committee, Lausanne, Switzerland Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Torbjørn Soligard, Medical and Scientific Department, International Olympic Committee, Château de Vidy, Lausanne 1007, Switzerland; torbjorn.soligard{at}olympic.org
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Soligard T, Schwellnus M, Alonso J, et al
How much is too much? (Part 1) International Olympic Committee consensus statement on load in sport and risk of injury

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  • Accepted July 5, 2016
  • First published August 17, 2016.
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August 17, 2016

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