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#199907 - 11/01/05 05:16 PM Bruised tailbone.
TheTurboMongoose Offline
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Registered: 09/05/05
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Granted you could have a mild bruise or a very bad one, how long does it take to recover from a bruised tailbone typically?

I keep landing on mine about once a week. Not hard enough to hurt it outright, but enough to keep it injuired. It's been three or maybe four weeks now since it first became a problem.

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#199908 - 11/01/05 06:00 PM Re: Bruised tailbone. [Re: TheTurboMongoose]
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I had a fractured tailbone from sparring several years ago. Very painful injury, and it took a long time to heal. About 6-8 weeks as I remember.
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#199909 - 11/01/05 06:25 PM Re: Bruised tailbone. [Re: MattJ]
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Registered: 12/28/04
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Ouch! New meaning of "kick ass"?

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#199910 - 11/01/05 07:43 PM Re: Bruised tailbone. [Re: TheTurboMongoose]
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For a bruise, about two week of no training and sleeping on your Gut!!

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#199911 - 11/15/05 08:39 PM Re: Bruised tailbone. [Re: TheTurboMongoose]
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A week or ten days for a bruised tailbone, if you lay off it.

Take a week or so off and then when you return to class, revisit your ukemi. You really shouldn't be landing on your a$$ that much.

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#199912 - 11/25/05 12:53 PM Re: Bruised tailbone. [Re: BuDoc]
iaibear Offline
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Registered: 08/24/05
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Loc: upstate New York
The first time I landed on my tailbone happened when my nage put his knee behind me, preventing me from tucking the "near" leg and landing like I had been taught. Instead of rolling, I went straight down. Ouch!

He then told me if the "near" leg was being blocked, tuck the "outside" leg instead. Nice timing, sir!

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