Bone Health in Female Athletes Survey

Dear athlete,

A research group at the University of Limerick are assessing bone health in female middle and long distance runners. Poor bone health can lead to injuries and affect long term health and quality of life.

This survey will take a maximum of 15 minutes to complete. It will ask you about bone injuries and any diagnosis of bone health if known. By completing this survey, you are contributing to valuable research that may influence how we promote athlete health and performance.

You can access the survey here:

Participation in this survey is voluntary. You can withdraw from the survey without explanation at any point.

If you have any questions, please contact:
Jennifer Higgins (
Phil Jakeman (

This survey has been granted ethical approval (EHS REC 2016_12_10). If you have any concerns about the survey you can contact

Jennifer Higgins
PhD Researcher
Department of Physical Education and Sport Science
University of Limerick
Tel: +353 (0) 61 234728