Did you know that estimated 25,000 people in the U.S. sprain an ankle every day?!
Here are some more surprising statistics about this common injury:
- Ankle sprains occur x7 times more often than ankle strains or fractures
- Ankle sprains are the most common injury in field hockey
- Around 70% of all male students who play varsity basketball teams will suffer at least one ankle sprain
- Ankle sprains account for about 12 percent of all injuries to American football players