Injury incidence differs based on biological age in adolescent athletes

Most youth sporting organizations have age classifications for most sports programs. For example, an organization may break their age categories into the following: Category Age Minor Novice 8 Novice 9 Minor Atom 10 Atom 11 Minor Peewee 12 Peewee 13 Minor Bantam 14 Bantam 15   This classification system uses chronological age to separate youth …

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