Asked 8 years, 3 months ago

Should I race after a hamstring pull?

After Months of Prep, a Hamstring Pull

I was up to 50 miles a week training for a marathon when, with three weeks to go, I pulled a hamstring playing soccer. This was a week ago, and it is not healing. Should I attempt the race or play it safe and drop out? How do I know for sure if I am road-ready?

Glen Sabien
Barker Creek, MI


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