MRI Confirms Sigmundsdottir Has Broken Rib

Sara Sgmundsdottir at the 2018 CrossFit Games Europe Regional
WE2 during the 2018 CrossFit Games Europe Regional event held May 18, 19 and 20 at the Berlin Velodrom,

We knew Sara Sigmundsdottir withdrew from the 2018 CrossFit Games due to a rib injury. A week later an MRI has confirmed that Sigmundsdottir has a broken 9th rib.

Sigmundsdottir said that it appears her rib is healing nicely and has been told that she might be able to get back to full training in 4-6 weeks. In the meantime, the 4-time CrossFit Games veteran will be playing Super Nintendo.

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When life brings you lemons šŸ‹ you buy a Super Nintendo! _ Today I got an MRI and a dreaded confirmation that my 9th rib is in fact broken. The good news are that it is healing nicely and I might be only 4-6 more weeks from being able to resume 100% training. Until then, donĀ“t worry about me. IĀ“ve got a Nintendo and Super MariošŸ•¹ _ Thank you all for the kind messages and support. I sincerely appreciate itā¤ļø _ _ _ #Lemons #Nintendo #SuperMario #IllBeBack _ _ _ _ @NikeTraining #NikeTraining #JustDoIt @FitAID #teamFitAID #FitAID #RYouRogue #RogueFitness @CompexUSA #CompexUSA #MuscleStim @FatGripz #FatGripz @WaterOfChampions #WaterOfChampions #IcelandPureSpringWater #SupernaturalRecovery @Lysi_US #LysiLife @Sjukrasport @Sportvorur #Sportvorur @BaklandMgmt #BaklandMgmt #CFSudurnes @CrossfitGames @Crossfit

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Sigmundsdottir withdrew Saturday afternoon prior to the start of the Bicouplet 1 & 2 events. Sigmundsdottir was one of the favorites heading into the 2018 CrossFit Games after two podium finishes and a 4th place last year.