Table 2

Women heavyweight and lightweight: injury grade and values of injury region frequency

SiteN (%)
1–3 Treatment days4–7 Treatment daysGreater than 8 treatment daysTotal
LightHeavyLightHeavyLightHeavyLightHeavy
Head and neck9 (0.20)5 (0.10)2 (0.05)1 (0.02)3 (0.07)4 (0.08)14 (0.32)10 (0.19)
Upper body29 (0.66)21 (0.40)16 (0.36)20 (0.38)10 (0.23)16 (0.31)55 (1.25)57 (1.10)
Trunk20 (0.45)19 (0.37)15 (0.34)15 (0.29)5 (0.11)16 (0.31)40 (0.91)50 (0.96)
Lower body40 (0.91)28 (0.54)23 (0.52)34 (0.65)24 (0.55)28 (0.54)87 (1.98)90 (1.73)
Total987356704264196207
  • Bracketed values indicate rate of injury according to the number of athletes over 4 years.

  • Women: 44 lightweights, 52 heavyweights.