Weightlifting Is Pretty Safe Considering Many Other Sports
Weightlifting has a lower incidence of injury than recreational lifting, tennis, track and field, and many other popular sports (1). Weightlifters have been shown to suffer an injury every 166,000 hours of training. Pretty good especially when you see athletes lifting twice their body weight overhead.
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