Preserving health and promoting performance

Preserving health and promoting performance

MEDICAL ARTICLES Preserving health and promoting performance: Activities of the FINA Sports Medicine Committee Since the 15th FINA World Championships in Barcelona, the FINA Sports Medicine Committee has been working on many projects. According to the FINA rules, FINA...
Important milestone in Windsor

Important milestone in Windsor

MEDICAL ARTICLES 18th FINA World Sports Medicine Congress Important milestone in Windsor By Dr Kevin Boyd & Dr Saul Marks FINA Sports Medicine Committee and World Sports Medicine Congress Scientific Organising Committee The Aquatics Sports Medicine community held...
Injury & Illness Prevention Study

Injury & Illness Prevention Study

MEDICAL ARTICLES 15th FINA World Championships: BCN2013 Injury & Illness Prevention Study by Dr. Margo Mountjoy MD, CCFP, FCFP, FACSM, Dip Sport Med. FINA Bureau: Sports Medicine Liaison Introduction The protection of the aquatic athletes’ health by preventing...
Eat to Win!

Eat to Win!

MEDICAL ARTICLES Maximizing health and performance in aquatic athletes through nutritional intervention Eat to Win! By Dr. Jim Miller and Dr. Margo Mountjoy Does your aquatic athlete go to training with a full tank of fuel to enhance the adaptation to training? Does...
The Mechanism of Shoulder Pain in Aquatics

The Mechanism of Shoulder Pain in Aquatics

MEDICAL ARTICLES The Mechanism of Shoulder Pain in Aquatics Farhad Moradi Shahpar MD., FINA SMC Member Mojtaba Ebrahimi Varkiani MSc, University of Tehran Jim Miller MD, FINA SMC Member Saul Marks MD, FINA SMC Honorary Secretary Shoulder pain is the most common...