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12 weeks - jogging

It’s almost 12 weeks post op and I’ve finally been given the ok by the physio to start jogging. It felt strange at first, not too sure if I was jogging normally or if my stride was shorter on the bad leg! Definitely felt good to be be able to run though!

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crutchless

I’ve been walking without crutches for a few days now and it feels so good! I’ve got 3 weeks left in the boot now and then I’m onto 2 shoes, can’t wait!

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2 weeks post op

It’s been 2 weeks since surgery now and I’ve had my cast removed and now I’m in the boot 03/30/09. I can’t take it off at all yet for showering/physio etc but I feel like I’m making some progress. Another appointment in a week and they’re going to adjust the angle by about [...]

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On crutches

Following surgery I’m now in a cast for 2 weeks. After that I’ve been told I’m going to go into the walking boot for 6 weeks. I hate being on crutches!!! I literally can’t do anything or go anywhere! I was on crutches for 2 weeks prior to surgery, and now i’m almost [...]

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My story

I ruptured my achilles at an indoor athletics competition - 200m relay. It happened literally on the line, I finished and felt a huge pain in my achilles and fell to the ground. Couldn’t put any weight on it at all and had to be carried away.
Went to the physio the following day [...]

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