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Re: Gethin Jenkins
Posted by: Which Tyler (IP Logged)
Date: 22 February, 2012 12:33

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They should fight for their places and also become less injury prone.
How very dare they! injuries? in a contact sport? should be banned for life for that sort of behaviour



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Re: Gethin Jenkins
Posted by: Bod (IP Logged)
Date: 22 February, 2012 12:39

I know, call me a cynic, but I tend to see a correlation between the number of conditioning coaches/physios with a team, and the number of players signed off as unavailable.



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Re: Gethin Jenkins
Posted by: Stuart Anderton (IP Logged)
Date: 22 February, 2012 13:14

You mean when there are more injuries, there are more people whose job it is to help people recover from injuries?

Your ability to view things down the wrong end of the telescope never fails to amaze!



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Re: Gethin Jenkins
Posted by: Puxonian (IP Logged)
Date: 22 February, 2012 13:21

Only recently five players selected to play on the Saturday all had to drop out due to injuries incurred on the Thursday. One or two of them serious enough to keep them out for several weeks

 
Re: Gethin Jenkins
Posted by: Substitute (IP Logged)
Date: 22 February, 2012 15:07

To an extent, Bod has a point.

Injuries are happening more and more and it's because the players are getting bigger and the coaching intensity and workload is getting bigger.

This last point will be rughly proportional to the number of strength etc. coaches.

Clearly though if we are losing players for the game on the Thursday before the coaches have to do something to stop this. Lowering the intensity of training isn't going to damage our hopes of winning drastically. In fact it doesn't seem to have had much of an effect...

 
Re: Gethin Jenkins
Posted by: devizes bath fan (IP Logged)
Date: 22 February, 2012 15:30

Wrong thread.



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