Transmitting Jock-Itch

The most common way of getting Jock Itch is by the transfer of Athlete’s Foot fungus is when getting dressed.

You can get Jock Itch by having direct skin to skin contact with a person who has a fungal infection. You can get Jock Itch from contact with unwashed clothing. You can get Jock Itch on floors of public showers or locker rooms or damp surfaces. This is a common method of contracting Jock Itch.

You can get Jock Itch from objects that an infected person has touched such as towels, bed linens, exercise equipment, gym mats and shower stalls.

You can get Jock Itch from tight clothing and excessive perspiration.