Trip report from our (mis) adventure

Trip report from our (mis) adventure

Surgery Yesterday

Had Surgery yesterday.  The doc said it took some extra time because it had started healing on both ends but wasn’t attached.  He said they got a good repair though. I love this doc because, besides having worked on loads of pro athletes, all the mortal guys I know that he’s worked on get well [...]

Everything has Changed

When I asked my girlfriend to give me the thompson test and I failed it, I knew I wasn’t in Kansas anymore.  The next day I called the ortho-doc who did my knees 20 years ago.  Thank god he didn’t retire cause he’s THE MAN and did much surgery for the 49er and Giants.  I [...]

Rockclimbing Injury

Rockclimbing Injury
Posted on October 25th, 2009 by baba

I know I’m likely to receive a lot of flack for how I’ve treated this injury, perhaps deservedly, but also expect I might get some good advice and pointers. Here’s my story
I was taking a less experienced rockclimber up the face of El Capitan in Yosemite, starting on [...]