Hi, I'm Erica, a British Physiotherapist. In Belfast, I seemed to see an awful lot of people who got damaged here before doing any other sport!

Erica Withnell Not sure! They were injured there first! Then went and did their other sports! Several people came in saying it wasn't what they were doing now, but the tug -of-war from the night before! I had no idea it was so violent! 4 years ago
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Megan Harper Barr If people had the right form ( as well as the opposing team ie: the other team bouncing on the rope ) there would be no injuries - competed in 2009 and have been on a team since 2006. Only tug of war related injury was when an opposing team... Show more 4 years ago
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Erica Withnell That's good to hear Megan. It didn't seem a particularly brutal sport. I don't know why so many people complained of minor injuries 4 years ago
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Megan Harper Barr It isn't brutal but it does take a lot more strength and form then most realize. I joined in the beginning thinking it would be easy! I was wrong 4 years ago
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Erica Withnell Oh, it doesn't look at all easy! 4 years ago
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