The Sport Information Resource Centre
The Sport Information Resource Centre

Can Neck Strengthening Reduce Sport-Related Concussion Risk?

Many factors can influence an athlete’s risk of concussion, including their neck strength. Join SIRC to learn the role of the neck in concussions as well as some considerations for improving athletes’ neck strength and conditioning.


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Infographic describing research about neck strengthening and concussions.

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Canadian Research

The following research paper explores strength and conditioning in relation to concussion assessment, management and prevention. Check out the comprehensive list of the latest Canadian concussion research.