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Breaking 3 Hours. Edinburgh Marathon 2014.

The Edinburgh Marathon wasn’t that big of a deal for me. I had entered the Manchester marathon in mid April with a goal of getting as close to 3 hours as possible. 1,125 more words

Balmoral

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Review: Crutcheze

I have a shameful confession to make. I hope it doesn’t change your opinion of me, but I’m sure that it will. I mean, who would follow a blog like this after its creator makes such a statement? 849 more words

Ankle

Recovery

I was initially considering doing this post in the style of a listicle – you know, “21 insane things you won’t believe about crutches” or “6 ways to make life more bearable while you can’t walk”, or even a clickbaiter like “This man had knives stuck in his hip joint.  599 more words

Observations

771L Crutch

The 771L crutch is suitable for use by people who may find the standard 771 crutch unsuitable for their requirements, due to them being taller or heavier than the maximum height and weight specifications for the standard 771 crutch.  40 more words

Crutches

A photography workshop on crutches

Today I did a photography workshop to learn how to use my SLR in manual mode. It was pretty darn frustrating with my limited mobility (and painful) but I had fun and started to get the hang of the technical aspects of photography towards the end. 138 more words

Life

Backpacking on crutches: an accessibility tour of North America

This story begins in Europe, likely Croatia, possibly Italy, where poor footwear choices and cobblestones combined to leave me with an injured ankle. That’s the best I can recall or rationalise as to how the injury occurred although if anyone recalls me injuring it on a dance floor or similar please let me know. 1,190 more words