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Two torn muscles and a stress reaction

The results from the MRI on my left calf are in. “…intermediate grade myotendinous junction partial thickness tear of strain injury of the medial head of the gastrocnemius muscle in the mid-calf…” “Low grade myotendinous junction tears or strain injuries … Continue reading

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My last 5km race

The Morning… The gentle strum of the harp pulls me through the mist and back into my bed. 5:45am. Wake-up time! Today I race! I grope around under the bed for my phone, switch the alarm off and creep out … Continue reading

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Barefoot Butterflies

A familiar story? I was desperate for a solution, and barefoot running promised it. I’d been battling multiple torn calf issues for months. Nothing was working. I’d scoured the net – forums, blogs, articles – for a cure. Barefoot running … Continue reading

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