Received: 5 May 2020
Accepted: 28 December 2020
First Online: 24 March 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The ethics committee of the University Medical Center Utrecht approved this cross-sectional study (protocol number 16–781/C). Written informed consent was obtained from the participants.
: Not applicable.
: For the purpose of this study the authors worked with one particular manufacturer of compression garments (CGs). The database of this manufacturer was used to recruit athletes for our study.The authors declare that they have no other competing interests.