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Old     (k9fxr)      Join Date: Jul 2005       01-27-2010, 7:48 PM Reply   
Has anyone looked at which tricks cause the most injuries and what the main factors are in each?

I tore an ACL on a Tantrum, probably too extended when landed.
Old     (Jmaxymek)      Join Date: Feb 2012       09-16-2015, 4:26 PM Reply   
That was a really gnarly read but I'll contribute haha

Lost a tooth and 8 stitches in the lip - Back edge on a 3. Ejected and board hit my face

Torn MCL - Hoochie glide off a kicker

R hip labral tear - Krypt to toe edge
Old     (fly135)      Join Date: Jun 2004       09-16-2015, 5:26 PM Reply   
Couple of sprained ankles. One attempting a switch backroll (cable) and the other a HS540 (boat).
Jammed knee from a funky straight legged landing off a kicker.

Kind of an old thread.
Old     (cheesydog)      Join Date: Mar 2009       09-16-2015, 9:33 PM Reply   
5 year old thread nice!

Ill just throw this out there tho, tootsies and dum dums are lethal for ankles. Not the hardest trick but if you mess it up, its so easy to wreck your ankles.
Old     (beg4wake)      Join Date: Aug 2012       09-17-2015, 8:50 PM Reply   
Learning backrolls had somewhat been my demise! Severe concussion, lost memory for 4 days. Broke 3 ribs. And recently (even though I can do them fairly easily now, just rushed one for no good reason) tore my meniscus and ruptured my joint capsule in my left knee by dislocating it. I've also separated my lower C4 and C3 Vertebrae doing a HS Indy FS 180 to the flats, caught a gnarly back edge. Also put a tooth through my lower lip trying a raley. Haha...I wonder why I still do this! Oh yeah...BECAUSE ITS FREAKING AWESOME!!!! Going to get my G23 this winter so I'll be able to hurt myself even more!! (knock on wood)
Old     (dyost)      Join Date: Jan 2007       09-17-2015, 9:25 PM Reply   
Regular footed rider

Right ACL on regular roll to revert
partial tear right rotator cuff TSFS 360 (landed wrapped and fell back without letting go)

Partial tear left pec.... this one is a bit embarrassing, was trying to learn to nollie start at the cable, got a bit too extended and tail gazed, threw my right hand off to balance myself out and tried to bring it down one handed (left), just barely dug the nose and thought I could pull it out. The upward angle of the cable got the better of me. When it tore it sounded like velcro being torn apart.
Old     (gnarslayer)      Join Date: Sep 2008       09-18-2015, 9:29 PM Reply   
cab roll - torn acl, mcl, meniscus left knee
double cab roll - broken fibia, right leg
cab 3 -meniscus, right knee
pete rose - knock out, bad concussion to the point of throwing up the next day
hit head on rail (with helmet) - knockout, woke up inside TSR, felt fine, someone picked me up and drove me home
had 2 or 3 more concussions, but they involved 3 or 4 back edges in one set


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