Originally Posted by Dread Pendragon
Boundsy looks back:
“Doctors told me I could’ve been paralysed at any second,” the 40-year-old daredevil said on his return to Merthyr. “It was a quad bike and it came out of nowhere. It cut straight into my path and totally wiped me out.
“I did a big somersault over the handlebars and landed on the dirt. I lost the feeling in my arm for a while, but once I got myself up, I somehow managed to keep going.”
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“I finished second overall in the Malle Motor time trial,” he said. “I made the decision not to call for air assistance because I didn’t want to quit but, in hindsight, I definitely should have stopped.”
X-rays at the University Hospital of Wales discovered three large fractures in his neck, which could have paralysed him if fell badly again.
Read more: Wales Online http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/so...#ixzz2K7zbNz3o
spoke to craig earlier today he's got 4 and a half months in a neck brace and he's got a very weak left arm (he cant open a packet of crisps/chips with it at the moment)
he apparently padded up his neck brace while he was riding to support his head and neck