Funding for this research was provided by:
The project team received “UK Rugby Health – SRIF RCRG project” funding from AUT for NZ$15,000.
First Online: 16 July 2020
Compliance with Ethical Standards
: Karen Hind, Natalie Konerth, Ian Entwistle, Gwyn Lewis, Alice Theadom, Paul Chazot, and Patria Hume declare that they have no conflict of interest.
: The project team received “UK Rugby Health–SRIF RCRG project” funding from Auckland University of Technology for NZ$15,000. The project team also received funding from the Wolfson Research Institute for Health and Wellbeing, Durham University, for GBP£4,800.
: The data dictionary for the data analysis is publicly available in Online Appendix 2. The general health questionnaire and the datasets generated during the current study are not publicly available but are available from the corresponding author on reasonable request.