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Reid Coolsaet’s close call with a career-threatening injury, by @Cyresy_10: https://t.co/gvHBvLBWhI

Reid Coolsaet’s close call with a career-threatening injury, by @Cyresy_10: https://t.co/gvHBvLBWhI

Reid Coolsaet is ready to leave 2017 in the past. The two-time Olympian and second-fastest marathoner in Canadian history was forced to cut his yearly training regime to half of its regular volume, as he dealt with a peculiar ailment. A Hamilton resident and New Balance athlete, he had been chasing Jerome Drayton’s elusive Canadian marathon record of 2:10:09 for quite some time and, with a personal best of 2:10:28, a record-breaking attempt in 2017 was in no way far-fetched. But, not even the elite are impervious to injury. It was the first day of 2017 when a lingering feeling of mild bruising on the top of his foot suddenly intensified to a sharp pain along his fourth metatarsal. “I had a 20K run on my schedule, and I only made it to 10k because the pain was so bad,” recalls Coolsaet. In the next few days, he was hobbling from one rehabilitation clinic to the next, unable...

Full article: https://runningmagazine.ca/reid-coolsaets-close-call-care...

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