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Whatís your winter riding/fitness strategy?

Old 11-28-22, 06:51 AM
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Originally Posted by DangerousDanR
So let the second guessing and the should a could a I would a begin. Me? I just think that Shlomo the Wise was spot on: Time and chance happen to all, and All included me.
Yep. Sooner or later. Heal up!
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Old 11-28-22, 09:09 AM
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Originally Posted by DangerousDanR
Time and chance happen to all, and All included me.
oh man, tough luck, eh? sympathies, sounds like you are dealing with it. don't feel too bad, I once broke my leg peeing ... but shhh don't tell anyone

get well soon.
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Old 11-29-22, 12:43 PM
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Originally Posted by DangerousDanR

​​​​​​Then, later in the week I was walking to the gym and I fell on some black ice. Femur was broken at the head and the neck.
It sounds like you have a rod in your femur now and another screw or 3 connecting to the rod to keep the head and rod itself in place. I think youíll be surprised just how quickly youíll recover. Itís not a bad system at all.

If you needed a partial hip replacement from it, that takes a bit longer but is still a pretty quick recovery.

I probably wouldnít recommend mountain biking or skiing this winter but I bet youíll be doing pretty well before you know it.
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Old 11-29-22, 06:46 PM
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Fast skis, fresh snow, fresh corduroy, nice weather. Things don't get much better.
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Fast skis, fresh snow, fresh corduroy, nice weather. Things don't get much better.
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Old 11-30-22, 02:56 AM
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Originally Posted by rosefarts
If you needed a partial hip replacement from it, that takes a bit longer but is still a pretty quick recovery.
The Orthodox called it a partial hip replacement. I was prepared for the pain, but not the weakness in that leg. Now that I have wrapped my head around the facts, I think I will be OK.
The goal now is to be back at work before the end of the year and to be back to a decent level of fitness by May.
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