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Women, older age, faster cycling speed and increased wind speeds are independent risk factors for acute injury-related medical encounters during a 109 km mass community-based participation cycling event: a 3-year study in 102251 race starters—SAFER XII

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  • Jannelene Killops Sport, Exercise Medicine and Lifestyle Institute and Section Sports Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa Mediclinic Southern Africa, Stellenbosch, South Africa PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Nicola Ann Sewry Sport, Exercise Medicine and Lifestyle Institute (SEMLI), Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa International Olympic Committee (IOC), Pretoria, South Africa PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Martin Schwellnus Sport, Exercise Medicine and Lifestyle Institute (SEMLI), Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa International Olympic Committee (IOC), Pretoria, South Africa PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Sonja Swanevelder Biostatistics Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, South Africa PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Dina Janse van Rensburg Sport, Exercise Medicine and Lifestyle Institute and Section Sports Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Esme Jordaan Biostatistics Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, South Africa Statistics and Population Studies Department, University of the Western Cape, Bellville, South Africa PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Martin Schwellnus, Sport, Exercise Medicine and Lifestyle Institute (SEMLI), University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0083, South Africa; mschwell{at}iafrica.com
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Killops J, Sewry NA, Schwellnus M, et al
Women, older age, faster cycling speed and increased wind speeds are independent risk factors for acute injury-related medical encounters during a 109 km mass community-based participation cycling event: a 3-year study in 102251 race starters—SAFER XII

Publication history

  • Received June 12, 2020
  • Revised August 5, 2020
  • Accepted August 7, 2020
  • First published August 28, 2020.
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July 21, 2021

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