Resources & Advice

We’ve developed resources and advice for coaches, players, officials, teachers, volunteers, community sports clubs, schools, sports trainers and healthcare professionals.

  • SMA Position Statements: Our position statements provide informative, evidence-based, best practice views on topics important to the sports medicine and physical activity promotion community.
  • Injury Fact Sheets: Our injury fact sheets highlights prevention and management for the most common sporting injuries.
  • Sports Fact Sheets: Our sport-specific fact sheets offer advice on how to prevent injury, take care of junior players and deal with common injuries to create a healthier and more active community.
  • Concussion in sport: Given the importance of safely managing sport-related concussion, we have developed a policy and other relevant resources about concussion management.
  • Policies and Guidelines: We have developed a number of policies and guidelines for the sports industry and community to promote optimal health and well-being.