The elite athlete and exercise in pregnancy.

  title={The elite athlete and exercise in pregnancy.},
  author={R. W. S. Hale and Lauren Milne},
  journal={Seminars in perinatology},
  volume={20 4},
As the opportunities for women to compete in elite sports competition increase, it is inevitable that pregnancy will occur during training and competition. The effect of the high-intensity exercise needed to compete at the elite level will be found in anatomic changes such as ligament relaxation, change in posture, and increased weight. These will all… CONTINUE READING