As regular visitors to my blog will know, I'm not talking about a holiday. I'm talking about my crash on 13th November 2010 when I smashed my left collarbone into pieces. You can read about it here. It's now nine weeks on and the collarbone has healed. It's strengthening now and in three weeks time … Continue reading Reflections on my short “break”
Strange as it might seem, and bearing in mind that it's nowhere near healed yet, I'm actually glad I broke my collarbone! No, honestly, I am! It's taught me a lot about myself and about the people in my life. Before I get into that though, it's important, as Craig McKenna pointed out when I … Continue reading I’m Glad I Broke My Collarbone!
If you've read my blog before you'll know that I crashed & broke my collarbone a couple of weeks ago. I wrote about it here. Today was my first checkup at the fracture clinic since the crash. Just to make the day more "interesting", we had about 3 or 4 inches of snow over-night in … Continue reading Broken Bones
It's nearly two weeks since the crash. It's been an "interesting" experience. It's amazing what you can't do with just one hand. Tried tying your laces? Or putting socks on? How about cutting up your food? It's not easy! Even having a shower was a challenge at first, but we're getting better at that 🙂 … Continue reading Recovery
It had ben a good ride. 10 minute warm up, then 1.5 hours in zone 3. I'd a few routes in mind, I prefer it like that - go where the mood takes me. My last few miles brought me into Hatton of Fintray, then the long drag up to Kinmuck and finally the run … Continue reading Snap!