Discussion in 'Training, Fitness and Health' started by bottlemsher, 5 Apr 2008.
No cycling for me with a broken hand
and severe ligament damage
How'd you do that?
I was doing something at work that I do many times a day
(get smut mob thinking) and the hand just folded up and there
was a impressive crack and here I'm now typing one handed
Has your palm gone all hairy? Or has your eyesight diminished so you can't tell?
Seriously though... *ouchie*
Rest, heal & grow strong.
Nasty nasty. Hope it gets better soon.
When I was a much younger TimeLord I soon got the knack of surfing the interweb one handed...
Owww! That does not look very pleasant at all
Looks sore! Did you loose your thumb at the same time?
Swap yer brakes over on the Rat so you can use the front brake with your good hand - then you'll be fine to get back out on the bike. No problems.
Get on the turbo - I did that when I broke a bone in my hand !
Yep I'll have to go and see Mr.Burrows so
he can give me some of his wisdom on how to
sort out the braking
At the mo the whole hand and halfway up the
forearm is yellow with a lovely shades of blue and purple
The front wheel drive recumbent does fit on
so I'll be riding for 30minutes tonight in the
Get a tandem brake lever - they run two cables, so you can operate front and back off one lever. Did that for a one-armed guy at the workshop once.
Thanks 20inch thats a good idea
but with the weather we are getting
at the moment I'll stay upstairs on
Been to the docs today
He's saying with the damage that I have done to the hand it could be
upto 3 months before I can even think about returning to work
But I can ride the recumbent carefully .....yippee
Hurrah! Every cloud has a silver lining!
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