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Old 08-07-2013, 06:34 AM   #12
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Default Re: Has anyone drastically improved their vert in their 20s?

Originally Posted by ILLsmak
That being said, if you tore you shit especially... I just don't think it'll be the same. I know it's not for me. I don't even walk the same. If I play ball without a brace on now I'll get carried away and my ankle will just collapse under me. But maybe you got surgery and properly healed. I vowed to never get surgery.


I had to get surgery because it was a full tear. I remembered pre-surgery I was doing some stretches and my kneecap just slid away from its position and then back again. Thats how f-ked up it was.

True, it was never the same again. the knee area just doesn't feel as strong and secure and if I overexert there will be pain and soreness. "Luckily" it was the right knee and I use my left leg for layups since im right-handed. I try not to use only the right knee to jump, usually left or both.

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