Checklist: Sports and Exercises to Avoid During Pregnancy

Staying active during pregnancy is important -- just steer clear of these exercises and activities. Talk with your doctor about what's safest for you.

___ Roller-blading

___ Skateboarding

___ Off-road biking

___ Surfing

___ Scuba-diving

___ Water-skiing

___ Downhill skiing

___ Horseback riding

___ Any exercises that require you to lie on your back

    Originally published on, August 2005.

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