Seminati et al. – Neuromuscular activation strategies during different rugby tackling conditions

PDF Seminati_eposter_RSNlive16 – click to view AIM To investigate neuromuscular activation strategies during simulated Rugby Union tackles, which are known to be a common injury event. METHODS A 50 kg punch bag translated towards the tackler through a pulley system … Continue reading Seminati et al. – Neuromuscular activation strategies during different rugby tackling conditions

Session Summary

#RSNlive16 Day 1 – Tue 13/09/2016 Youth Rugby Dr Jon Oliver (Cardiff Metropolitan University) Maturity, biobanding and physical development of youth rugby players Dr Ben Jones (Leeds Beckett University) Physical demands of young Rugby players Mike Hislop (University of Bath) Injuries in schoolboy rugby: what are the risks, and what is the role of movement competency as a risk factor?   Injury Prevention Dr Tom Dompier (Datalys) Injury surveillance:  the first step of injury prevention in sports Dr Eamonn Delahunt (University College Dublin) Injury risk factor identification in field-sports Dr Martin Hägglund (Linköping University) Efficacy of preventive interventions in team … Continue reading Session Summary