What are the major injuries that snowboarders get?
The most common injury snowboarding is a broken wrist and it usually happens in your first (ever) week of riding. This isn’t so major the two major injuries are shoulder and knee related. Dislocated shoulders and stretched or snapped ligaments around the AC joint. With knees there are all sorts of things that go wrong, torn or ruptured MCL ligaments, PCL ligaments and the dreaded ACL ligament, tearing or squashing cartilage is also common.