Analysis of injuries among volleyball players and football players of LNIPE, Gwalior
Author(s): Dr. Gautam Singh and Dr. Vijay Bahadur Singh Bisht
Abstract: The sample for the study consists of 50 male players i.e., 25 Volleyball players and 25 Football players of Lakshmibai National Institute of Physical Education (LNIPE), Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh between the age group of 18 to 22 Years. The Data is collected through Questionnaire from Volleyball and Football players. Questionnaire forms were used to collect the data and were distributed to participants who regularly practiced Volleyball and Football in different playgrounds in Lakshmibai National Institute of Physical Education (LNIPE), Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh. The form included items on age, gender, length of practice, injury diagnosis. Lower Extremities Upper Extremities, Head, Neck and Spine. The Results of the study shows that Volleyball players are having the Upper Extremities injuries are 15%, lower extremities injuries are 55%, Head 15%, Neck 15% and vertebral Column 10%. The Results of the Study shows that Football players are having the Upper Extremities injuries are 15%, lower extremities injuries are 40%, Head 15%, Neck 10% and vertebral Column 20%. This type of study is useful to coaches to give/ proper coaching for development of motor qualities for prevention of injuries among Volleyball and Football players.