sports injuries nycThe Civilian Military Combine organizes events similar to extreme outdoor race events like Tough Mudder and the Spartan Race. The Civilian Military combine however adds many military style strength and endurance events that include obstacle course like sections along with the use of weights.

The CMC (Civilian Military Combine) is supposed to be the ultimate test of strength, endurance, and agility. Combining running, sprinting, hill climbing, strength exercises, and obstacles can also leads to a greater exposure to overuse issues like tendinitis, plantar fasciitis, tennis elbow, carpal tunnel and a few other inflammatory conditions.

Dr Shoshany is an expert in treating athletes and common sports related injuries, and he will be on hand at this Saturday’s NYC Urban Assault race to work with the event organizers to provide his expert assistance. Working alongside Dr.Shoshany will be his go to massage therapist David Vargas, and together they will provide preventative techniques like Kinesio taping and ART (Active Release Techniques) to participants in what is sure to be a grueling, and fun event.