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Kitman Labs Produces Tackling Football Injuries Guide

Tue 4th Oct 2016 | IT & Technology

Sports Injury prevention specialists, Kitman Labs have produced a report entitled - Tackling Football Injuries Guide.

The Guide covers best practices that a Sports Scientist, Athletic Trainer, Strength and Conditioning coach or any other professional managing footballers' workload should take into consideration.

Walking, running, and sprinting, sudden changes in direction, jumping, and body contact require a high grade of coordination and body control. Injuries are on the rise in football - for example, over the past 5 years the number of injuries in the English Premier League increased by 19%.

In 2014-2015, Teams spent an estimated £198,000,000 on injured players, a £51,000,000 increase in just 5 years.

Download and read the full report in full: Tackling Football Injuries Guide

Posted by: Aaron Gourley 

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