and what have we been saying about loss of ankle rocker and achilles tendon problems for years now?
Here is a FREE, FULL TEXT article talking all about it
“A more limited ankle Dorsi Flexion ROM as measured in Non Weight Bearing with the knee bent increases the risk of developing Achilles Tendinopathy among military recruits taking part in intensive physical training.”
J Foot Ankle Res. 2014 Nov 18;7(1):48. doi: 10.1186/s13047-014-0048-3. eCollection 2014.Limited ankle dorsiflexion increases the risk for mid-portion Achilles tendinopathy in infantry recruits: a prospective cohort study.Rabin A1, Kozol Z, Finestone AS.
link to full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4243387/