I’ve ruptured mine and by only the finger of God has my foot managed to keep its form and I am miraculously able to run, jump and everything else off of it. It’s an injury that’s gathered some amazing medical minds together. I am an anomaly, further complicated by the fact that I am an elite athlete, who happens to be a jumper training for London 2012.
In a race against the clock, I just completed a brief series of competitions in
This injury had the potential to be career ending. I’ve had 3 other near career ending injuries in my life; each one being a grinder as you work your way back to normality. I was initially angry I lost this season, but when the Olympic Games is on the chopping block, I gladly would take a missed 2011 season for a successful London 2012 season.
What doesn't kill you makes you stronger!