You may be surprised to hear that this unflattering hunched-over position actually has a name: upper crossed syndrome, a mix of too-tight chest muscles and overstretched and weak back muscles. An elbow fracture can happen from falling on or being hit in the hand, wrist, elbow, or shoulder. The fracture can be a crack in the bone, a bone chip, or a more serious splitting of the bone. The fracture can be a crack in the bone, a bone chip, or a more serious splitting of the bone. Chapter 1: Introduction to Sports-related Health Care If you were to ask the average coach about the responsibilities of an athlete, he would most likely reply that he or she was to conduct one's self to the credit of the team, play fair, obey the officials, keep in training, be a credit to the sport, follow the rules, and enjoy the game: win or lose.