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    Triathlon in my future??? flip18436572's Avatar
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    Torn Gastrocniemius

    Not sure about the spelling.

    Tore my gastroc muscle last night coaching volleyball. Now I am out for a few weeks. The temperatures were supposed to be great on Wednesday and I was planning on a long 40 - 60 mile bike ride. Now, I am probably out for a few weeks. And stairs are a killer.
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    [SIZE=1][B]What I like about Texas[/B]
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PGukLuXzH1E

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    I just strained a similar muscle last year from simply sneezing. I could barely bend over to tie my shoes. Luckily for me it only lasted a couple weeks. The pain was so sharp though the first couple days i thought for sure i had a hernia.

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    Ouch! Get well soon.


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    Get well soon! Good luck with the recovery.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Richard_Rides View Post
    Ouch! Get well soon.

    I'm a dubm sas i was way off lol

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    Triathlon in my future??? flip18436572's Avatar
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    I was out for the rest of the volleyball season the last time. This time I was only coaching and teaching how to block, so I wasn't jumping my maximum otherwise I think it would be a lot worse. I sure hope for a quick recovery.
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