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    Oct. 30, 2014, 03:16 PM
    While I'm sure some of those comments were based on race, some of them seem like someone is just looking to try to be offended. :rolleyes:
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    Oct. 30, 2014, 03:02 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Divisions within a T3D in Eventing
    I agree with you, after all it is a *competition* and it's nice to know you how rack and stack against those similar to you. That said, while it...
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    Oct. 30, 2014, 02:26 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Divisions within a T3D in Eventing
    Or your trainer. ;)
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    Oct. 30, 2014, 01:51 PM
    That was my quote in my H.S. yearbook. People are forever asking why I'm always smiling--that's my answer. ;)
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    Oct. 27, 2014, 01:40 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    Thanks! I'm so elated. Especially since I read that once you pull your hammy, you're apt to do it again. So those of you out there who have,...
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    Oct. 27, 2014, 11:16 AM
    For both the Army 10-miler and the Richmond Half last year, I wore "throw-away" clothes--as in, a long-sleeved shirt over my running shirt and...
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    Oct. 27, 2014, 10:51 AM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    Wow, after 3.5 weeks of pain, it turned out to really not be my hamstring! Was a knot in my butt (trigger point, they called it) that was referring...
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    Oct. 23, 2014, 02:59 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    Might not be too late to get it checked now? They might be able to give you some good stretching/strengthening exercises to make it stronger?
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    Oct. 23, 2014, 10:58 AM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    So get this--it may not be my hamstring after all! I had a PT friend take a look at it last night and she had me do some exercises to see if it was...
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    Oct. 21, 2014, 03:07 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    Funny that I hit up one of my friends yesterday who is a PT and was asking for her input. She gave me a couple other tests for sciatica (I just...
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    Oct. 21, 2014, 09:38 AM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    What was a long time? I'm on 3 weeks and it feels no better. In fact, now my calf is *super tight* (compensation?) too. So aggravating! I had...
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    Oct. 20, 2014, 11:14 AM
    Awh, I was just thinking about this yesterday. There was one in the barn aisle and I picked him up and moved him in the direction he was heading so...
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    Oct. 20, 2014, 09:22 AM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    Ok, that's great to know! It's been 3 weeks since I last ran. Ugh. I did make it work yesterday and did a schooling HT. :rolleyes: :)
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    Oct. 17, 2014, 02:11 PM
    I'm like you--always on the go but I need a "down day" every once in awhile! Kind of awesome! :D
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    Oct. 17, 2014, 02:09 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    Oh, I'm sorry, in rereading my post, I don't want it to sound like I didn't believe you re: the grade, more that if it's a 3, you might want to get...
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    Oct. 17, 2014, 02:08 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    Cannot wait until the 4 week point then; I'm at about 2.5 now and it still is *really* painful. It's so annoying too to get pretty far in my...
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    Oct. 16, 2014, 07:52 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    A grade 3 is a total tear off the bone, takes months to heal, and sometimes calls for surgery. I only have a grade 2 and the pain has made me want...
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    Oct. 16, 2014, 07:50 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    The massage was great as always so I hope it helps. And I'm sitting on a heating pad right now. I'm resting it as well as I can. I mean, I...
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    Oct. 16, 2014, 04:21 PM
    I had a weird experience a few years ago. My mom was over for dinner and we were talking about my deceased grandmother (to whom both my mom and I...
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    Oct. 16, 2014, 04:15 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    Sounds like you had a Grade 1 as those generally resolve in a few days. How did you pull yours? And agreed on the riding though (thankfully?)...
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    Oct. 16, 2014, 11:27 AM
    Invested1 started a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    Ok, I need some words of encouragement! I apparently strained my hamstring (grade 2) over 2 weeks ago and it still kills like a mo-fo! Been to...
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    Oct. 16, 2014, 11:05 AM
    I think mine are piano hands and letting the reins slide through my fingers.
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    Oct. 16, 2014, 10:00 AM
    Invested1 replied to a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    :yes:
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    Oct. 15, 2014, 12:53 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    You're right, it totally could have been worse. My thinking that morning (as my leg was throbbing) was that if I ran, I'd likely have to go...
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    Oct. 15, 2014, 11:20 AM
    Invested1 replied to a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    Interesting!
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    Oct. 14, 2014, 04:04 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    FWIW, I didn't run it. :(
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    Oct. 11, 2014, 05:28 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    :cry: Sorry you had to do it too! Sucks! The worst part is that it starts feeling better as the day goes on, so then I start reconsidering....
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    Oct. 11, 2014, 11:03 AM
    Invested1 replied to a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    :sigh: I know you're right. And I think I've made the call to bag tomorrow. I'm just disappointed. :(
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    Oct. 10, 2014, 03:15 PM
    Agree 1000%. I volunteer with a hospice organization and get the "so nice to see someone in here visiting" ALL the time!
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    Oct. 10, 2014, 02:31 PM
    I'm all for suffering through the date to be polite, but this one? I would have walked out.
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