Me ACL Tear

For the sports lover in you…

The never ending prejudice against women being seen as lesser athletes to men, in one sport or another, seems to never go away… and it’s doubtful it ever will. However, there is something else within women’s sports that gives us yet another hurdle to overcome. That is, the higher risk women have of sustaining serious knee injuries in contact sports, particularly basketball.

FinePoint intern, Megan Nipe, who has suffered two ACL tears herself,  has dug deeper to find root causes to this issue and to explain how to prevent potential career ending injuries for future athletes.

To read the article on the unfortunate trend of ACL tears in women’s basketball, check out