Concern over RED-S in male triathletes

Once thought to only apply to female athletes – the Female Athlete Triad. We now know that this term completely ignored an important and perhaps increasingly common issue for male athletes: enter the term Relative Energy Deficiency in Sport (RED-S).

Lionel Sanders out indefinitely with sacral stress fracture

Sanders becomes the third elite male triathlete in the last 12 months to sustain a sacral stress fracture.

Pushing the limits of performance: Sacral stress fractures

“Nutrition is a key factor when it comes to a sacral stress fracture. Based on the literature in this area and my opinion, it is the most important,” says Dr. Paddy McCluskey, the Chief Medical Officer and Medical Lead at the Canadian Sport Institute¬†in Victoria, British¬†Columbia, for Triathlon and Athletics Canada.

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