The Wrist
I had a little accident on the 12th of September 2009 in Germany, just across the Dutch border, which resulted in some HP2 damage. But more importantly some serious inconvenient damage to my left wrist.

I broke it in 4 places, was hospitalized in Rheine and a titanium plate was inserted only 4 hours after the event.

The following photo's further on in the article will show you how a broken wrist heals over time!

Update November 30: I've started climbing again and guess what?On my second day (yesterday) I already did a 6a. For those of you that don't know what a 6a is: try it

Update December 26 2009: Getting there!


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Posted by blackSP on Thursday 08 October 2009 - 13:07:05printer friendly LAN_NEWS_24
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Posted by Tak on 18 Oct : 21:30
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Does the plate stay in or are they going to go in and retrieve it at some point?

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Posted by blackSP on 23 Oct : 13:54
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The plate is titanium and can stay in unless it starts to bother me. I opt for keeping it cause it increases my value plus I don't want another 3 month recovery...
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Posted by RoLoo on 19 Nov : 20:34
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Registered: 29 Jan : 20:29
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...and because it's titanium ; it almost doesn't add weight...
Have a nice day !
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Posted by northernryder on 26 Nov : 04:51
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looking at the bright side....if it happened here in canada you would have been lucky just to see a doctor in 4 hours.......
i fly planes for a living only because nobody pays me to ride bikes!!



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