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Confidence for life

I’m finally back into black sash training, which is brilliant, but daunting, as I now have to re-learn everything I’ve forgotten while I’ve been out of action for the past couple of years.  737 more words

Hip Operation; Pain

Team member down...need back up

Over Easter weekend and the week following that, I was snowboarding in Alpe d’Huez with my boyfriend and his family. I am a novice when it comes to snowboarding having only been twice before, but couldn’t wait to get back on the snow! 276 more words

You Are Only As Strong As Your Weakest Link - My ACL Surgery

This month is 2 years from my ACL injury. On December 19th, 2013 I had ACL reconstruction surgery. I wasn’t nervous or scared. I did read about surgery before I had it, but thankfully I didn’t go as far as watching YouTube videos about surgery. 1,309 more words




…metaphor with crutches, hobbling… along….

Abstract scaffolding, helping novice thought

process information…start of the dive

The moon is like a marble in the hand of the… 17 more words


1 Day Post Op

After a painful and groggy night, I was determined to get on top of the pain. As for the pain management, the day involved a combination of Tarjin, Panadol, Tramadol, Clexane (to prevent blood clots) and Kudeq (ant-inflammatory). 503 more words

Post-operative Recovery

Butterfly Beach

Thursday my sister and her boyfriend picked me up and we were hungry of course so we went to go eat. Since my sister got this new axxess card thingy, she has want to try new places. 144 more words


A Morning on Crutches

I am currently sitting in the lobby of St. Joe’s hospital, my crutches beside me, waiting for my leg to get fixed.  I dropped it off at my Leg Guy’s office this morning, which I think is pretty cool (I mean, how many of you can just drop off a leg and chill for a few hours while it’s being fixed? 289 more words

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