In this article: A hand or wrist injury might seem like a kiss of death for an avid weightlifter or gym-goer. After all, how are you supposed to hold a weight if your hand or wrist hurts? The good news is that you can still workout, and see great results while dealing with hand and wrist injuries. You just need to get a little more creative. Read on to learn more about common hand and wrist injuries and find out how you can continue working out while dealing with them.