Table 4

Injury incidence (with 95% CI) in SBX and SX qualification runs and final runs for males and females (n = 713)

Injury Incidence/1000 runs (95% CI)
Discipline and sexQualification runsFinal runsOverall
SBX overall*6.1 (3.5 to 8.7)*12.1 (7.5 to 16.6)*8.5 (6.1 to 10.9)
SBX females9.3 (3.8 to 14.7)10.5 (3.2 to 17.8)9.7 (5.4 to 14.1)
SBX males*4.4 (1.7 to 7.2)*12.9 (7.1 to 18.7)*7.8 (5.0 to 10.6)
SX overall9.2 (5.1 to 13.2)12.4 (8.5 to 16.2)11.1 (8.3 to 13.9)
SX females9.8 (3.0 to 16.6)10.8 (5.3 to 16.3)10.4 (6.2 to 14.7)
SX males8.8 (3.8 to 13.7)13.6 (8.3 to 18.9)11.5 (7.8 to 15.2)
  • * Significant differences (p <0.05) between qualification and final runs.

  • SX, ski cross; SBX, snowboard cross.