The netballers KNEE program is a free netball specific injury prevention program. It has been proven effective in reducing general lower limb injuries. Specifically reducing ACL injuries from 40 – 70%.
What does the program consist of?
The program consists of courtside warmups to assist coaches with preparation to play. The program takes 10 – 12 minutes to complete and should be completed 2 – 3 times p/week.
Who is it suitable for?
The program is suitable for all ages of varied abilities. The resources are categorised into;
- Junior (11 – 14 years),
- Recreational (14 years +) or,
Where can I find it?
The program is available and free online. Just follow; https://knee.netball.com.au/
For more information about technique, the implementation of the program or ways to reduce risks of injury on the netball court contact the team at Darwin Health Group.
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