Injury prevention is key for any athlete to keep themselves in the game and at their best. A knee injury, however, can be especially devastating to an athlete’s career. There is a challenge in pinpointing exactly what makes a female athlete more vulnerable to ACL injuries compared to their male counterparts so we turned to WSF’s research study, “Her Life Depends On It III” to investigate further.
On Wednesday, Abby Wambach played her final game with the United States Women’s National Team. We chatted with Abby and asked her some of her favorites, where her inspiration comes from, what she plans to do following her stellar career and more.