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ShredLife 02-05-2013 10:12 AM

Lindsey Vonn Injured
 
Skier Lindsey Vonn Airlifted off Slope Following Serious Crash | Bleacher Report

looking at the fall footage it sounds like 'just' and ACL... get well soon!

killclimbz 02-05-2013 10:17 AM



Sounds like it might be a tib fib from what I read. Brutal. Hope she recovers quickly.

ShredLife 02-05-2013 10:43 AM

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Originally Posted by killclimbz (Post 682370)
Sounds like it might be a tib fib from what I read. Brutal. Hope she recovers quickly.

"better" than an ACL i'd think eh?

racer357 02-05-2013 10:46 AM

that hurts to watch!

Argo 02-05-2013 10:58 AM

I would rather have a tib/fib fracture.... recovery is faster. That looks like MCL and ACL from the angles of hyperextention.....

Whoracle 02-05-2013 02:30 PM

They updated the report saying ACL/MCL tears. Sucks, but i know plenty of people who had that happen playing HS sports, atleast she was getting paid for it.

linvillegorge 02-05-2013 02:35 PM

ACL/MCL and a tibial plateau fracture. I'm not sure she'll be ready for the Olympics. Even if she is, that's a very significant injury. No way of knowing if she'll ever get back to 100%. Some do, some don't.

gmore10 02-05-2013 02:39 PM

She coulda totally rode to the bottom.

Argo 02-05-2013 02:39 PM

6 months....

gmore10 02-05-2013 02:44 PM

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Originally Posted by Argo (Post 683706)
6 months....

ehhhhh im going through this shit now tore acl, mcl, pcl , lcl and ruptered petellar tendon. I was orginally given a six month time frame for heal time, im expecting to be done in four to five months.


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