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Old 03-13-2014, 12:15 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by boardingaddict View Post
I recently tore my ACL. It is a partial tear,but my knee feels unstable. I am waiting to see the orthopedic doctor. I have a prepaid trip to Mammoth mountains before I am scheduled to see my doctor. Dare I take my snowboard out? Can I ride and take it easy? Or will I just worsen my situation? Any suggestions?
Take your doc's advice above all else...that being said, I've ripped ACL and medial twice in both knees...12 week+ recovery depending on severity. My guess is shut it down for the season.
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