Table 6

Individual injuries and proportion that increased or decreased training or racing as a result

SiteTypeTraining plus racing hours
IncreasedDecreased
AnkleTendonitis11
C spineFacet joint41
CalfTendonitis1
FootFracture1
KneePFJ1
L spineContusion1
Disc22
Facet joint25
Muscle strain2
ShoulderTendonitis11
SIJDysfunction3
T spineDysfunction12
ThighMuscle strain11
WristCompartment syndrome1
Tendonitis12
Total1721
  • C, cervical; L, lumbar; PFJ, patellofemoral joint; SIJ, sacro-iliac joint; T, thoracic