Archive for February, 2012

Sports Legacy Institute “Hit Count” White Paper  Click here to view the official “Hit Count” White Paper.  (from Sports Legacy Institute) Concussions have been making headlines in professional sports for the past five years, and recently professional sports organizations have taken unprecedented steps to protect athletes from concussions and minimize their exposure to repetitive brain [...]

Group Encourages Counting Hits to Prevent Concussions Emily Attwood — Athletic Business Associate Editor New emphasis is being placed on the number of head impacts a player suffers during a game rather than the intensity of the hit. The Indiana-based Sports Legacy Institute on Friday announced its “Hit Count” proposal, aimed at reducing the number [...]