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Old 07-05-2019, 06:55 PM
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Default Eagle McMahon's Shoulder impingement

Unfortunate to hear about eagle's injury. Anybody got the scoop. Seems to playing quite well with a diagnosed shoulder impingement condition.

Also, would like to know what he is doing to recover.
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Old 07-05-2019, 10:19 PM
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He played in a tournament the week after he hurt his shoulder so I wouldn't worry too much about him. He's also young and can bounce back fast.
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Old 07-05-2019, 10:50 PM
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Wasn't this how Will's long time injury was once described?
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Old 07-05-2019, 11:06 PM
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Well he's vegan so I doubt he'll recover fully.

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Old 07-05-2019, 11:10 PM
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Wasn't this how Will's long time injury was once described?
Will was a hot commodity before I got into disc golf. Was he playing the week after his "injury"?

Injury in quotes because I don't know what happened with him.
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Old 07-05-2019, 11:32 PM
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I'm not doubting he'll make a full recovery but mashing os discs for extended amount of time can't be good for you imo. Yeah when you're young your body can bounce back quicker but throwing pd2s the way that he does will put a strain on your body.
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Eagle said it's FH related. Same with Nate Sexton. I'm wondering if it's from "elbow in".


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Eagle said it's FH related. Same with Nate Sexton. I'm wondering if it's from "elbow in".
Is keeping your elbow in on forehands incorrect form?
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Old 07-06-2019, 12:45 PM
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I have an impingement as well. It only affects OH and FH throws, at least for me.
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Old 07-06-2019, 12:48 PM
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Is keeping your elbow in on forehands incorrect form?
SW's tutorial certainly helped me correct the start of a sore elbow and much more on form.


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