Body Composition Changes in College Athletes During Holiday Breaks
Aston Dommel and R Drew Sayer
Article Type: Research Article | First Published: August 26, 2022
Changes in eating and physical activity during the winter holiday season are commonly associated with weight gain in the general population. Concerns around weight and fat gain are also relevant to collegiate athletes who are generally unable to access on-campus dining and exercise facilities during this time....
Comparison of Head Impact Magnitudes and Frequencies Between Intercollegiate Male and Female Lacrosse Players
Elizabeth Daidone Yates, MS, ATC, Katelyn Nelson, ATC, Debbie A. Bradney, DPE, ATC, Katherine M. Breedlove, PhD, ATC and Thomas G. Bowman, PhD, ATC
Article Type: Research Article | First Published: July 21, 2022
Research studies have examined effects of player position and type of play on head impacts in intercollegiate football players, but there is little available information on head impacts in lacrosse players...
Running Performance during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Sriram Venkatesan, Mary Starrs, Sonja Eagle, Caleb Phillips and Grant S Lipman
Article Type: Research Article | First Published: July 20, 2022
The COVID-19 pandemic saw governmentimposed health mandates that contributed to profound work, exercise, and lifestyle changes. There was an observed increase in weight gain and sedentary behavior during the pandemic in United States, as well as increased outdoor exercise and running. While road race times have consistently slowed over the last few decades, it is unknown how running performance changed during the pandemic...
Most Common Injuries in CrossFit Training: A Systematic Review
Channah Joelle Brandsema, Mirwais Mehrab and Nina Maria Cornelia Mathijssen
Article Type: Systematic Review | First Published: July 14, 2022
The injury rate for CrossFit training is relatively low in comparison to other fitness-related sports. Systematic reviews regarding the extent of number of injuries per body part and injury-related exercises in CrossFit training are scarce. The purpose of this study was to determine the injury prevalence and incidence in CrossFit participants, in particular of injured body parts, and to examine injury related exercises in CrossFit....