According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

Nearly 30 million children and adolescents participate in youth sports in the United States.  

participation in organized sports is on the rise!

High school athletes account for an estimated

2 Million injuries and 500,000 doctor visits and 30,000 hospitalizations each year.

Overuse injuries are responsible for nearly

Half of all injuries Since 2000 there has be

increase in the number of serious shoulder and elbow injuries among youth baseball and softball players.

Most injuries in organized sports occur during practice!

9.1 Percent of all spinal cord injuries are sports related!



Infographic By


The Ultanare Support