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By Fiona Ford

ISBN-10: 1782550747

ISBN-13: 9781782550747

Fiona Ford was once no stranger to persistence. She raced seven Ironman® distance occasions and used to be used to hard and long education exercises and gruelling exercise session schedules. yet not anything may have ready her for the best problem of her life.

In June 2012 she used to be biking at the London 2012 Olympic motorbike direction whilst a vehicle pulled out in entrance of her and hit her. With a damaged clavicle and a damaged pelvis and sacrum she used to be taken to sanatorium. The medical professionals advised her she may by no means run again.

From on a regular basis taking steps as much as the rostrum her largest problem grew to become taking a unmarried step from her clinic mattress. 3 years after the life-changing twist of fate, Fiona is again on her motorbike: On 14 June 2015 she competed in a triathlon for the 1st time back. She gained her age team by way of 12 minutes.

during this inspiring ebook, Fiona tells the tale of ways she acquired again at the podium

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We would normally have been cycling together except she had been racing this weekend. We chatted about her performance, which was a welcome change of subject, while waiting for the results of the tests. A doctor arrived. He informed me that I had what was regarded as serious injuries. These were later described in the hospital report as ‘lifechanging’. The test results confirmed a broken right clavicle, along with a broken pelvis and sacrum. I digested the information. He had made no mention of my spine or spinal damage.

15 14:51 CHAPTER 4: Hospital Food My right leg was extraordinarily painful to move millimetres, the hip flexor and adductor connecting to my hip were unable to support the heavy limb. However, the left leg demonstrated improved range and comparatively less pain. Pain came from all around the hips and my lower back as we worked through the simplest of exercises to move my feet centimetre by centimetre from side to side and lifting or bending the knees a few centimetres from the bed. The concentration levels required were immense, given the small movement produced.

In contrast to the effort and focus, the range of movement was minimal. I managed to gently tighten and relax my quads, which helped release some of the numbness caused by lying on my backside for hours. My left hamstring threatened to cramp, and I was quickly reminded the extreme pain levels were still there. I switched my attention to my lower back and shoulders, trying to slightly shift position in the bed to remove some of the pressure and discomfort from my hips. A weird tingling sensation emanated from my right side, presumably where my back and hips had met the road, cushioned only by my mobile phone.

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