Archive for the Sports Injuries Category

How CTE is Impacting Sports

CTE, or Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, is a disease caused by repetitive concussions or head injuries and is quickly becoming a popular topic in relation to sports. Recent studies have brought to light the reality and relevance of this disease in sports due to the increasing frequency of […]

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At Peak Sports, ENYYSA Form Partnership To Promote Better Athletic Training, Combat Youth Sports Injury

120K+ Youth Soccer Members to Receive At Peak Training App  NEW YORK (Jan. 16, 2015) –At Peak Sports is partnering with the Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association to provide the At Peak athletic performance and training app to all of ENYYSA’s more than 120, 000 members […]

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Common Misconception: ‘Specialization’ Leads to Scholarships

These days kids are being pushed earlier and earlier to specialize in a single sport. Parents have a vision of a college scholarship and are being told by coaches that specialization is a key ingredient to achieving this goal. But studies on the topic have repeatedly proven this […]

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MLB Players Collectively Spent 80 Years on the Disabled List in 2013

From Mashable and SimpleTherapy, MLB players are racking up sports injuries at an alarming rate. http://mashable.com/2014/03/30/baseball-injuries-infographic/?utm_cid=mash-com-fb-main-link

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Common Injuries by Sport

Unfortunately, injuries are a fact of life in the sports world.  However, many can be prevented by proper strength and conditioning exercises that are sports, gender and age specific.  The At Peak platform is helping young athletes, their parents and coaches learn more about what can be […]

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ACL Injuries in Young Female Athletes

At Peak is dedicated to helping reduce sports related injuries.  Our sports and fitness apps are bringing expert content and strength/conditioning information directly to young athletes, their parents and coaches. Here are some interesting facts about ACL injuries in young female athletes: Females have 4X-6X increased risk […]

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Youth Sports Injuries Infographic

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