Sam Q ruptures achilles playing PICKLEBALL

vokazu

Hall of Fame
Maybe he was lazy to do warm ups and stretchings before and after playing Pickleball. All the movements in Pickleball are similar to Tennis, so intensive warm ups and stretching are still necessary to avoid injuries.
 

sureshs

Bionic Poster
........yet my orthopedist colleagues say they're seeing proportionately more achilles tears in pickleball players, something about the posture and more sudden movements
Yeah pickle does not reward smooth elegant strokes. It is a jerky abrupt game.
 

ByeByePoly

G.O.A.T.
........yet my orthopedist colleagues say they're seeing proportionately more achilles tears in pickleball players, something about the posture and more sudden movements

wiffle bounce is sh.!.t -> bending are us -> tight calves angry -> takes it out on neighbor Achilles -> pop goes the weasel
 
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