As the golf icon continues to rehabilitate and recover from a horrific one-car crash in February, he discussed the post-accident process in a new interview with Golf Digest – his first time in detail about the incident .
“It was a whole different animal,” Woods told the magazine of his injuries in the crash. “I understand the rehabilitation process better because of my past injuries, but it has been more painful than anything I have ever experienced.
Woods sustained serious injuries to his lower right leg, including open fractures of the tibia and fibula bones, in the accident in California and underwent multiple surgeries. He is currently recovering at his home in Jupiter Island, Florida.
Woods’ rehabilitation process is focused on strengthening his injured right leg, according to the outlet – which noted that it is still undetermined whether he will need additional procedures or whether Woods will regain all of his mobility and strength. in his leg.
Asked about his gaming future, Woods declined to comment.
“My physiotherapy kept me busy. I do my routines every day and am focused on my # 1 goal right now: walking alone. Take one step at a time, ”he said.In April, Woods shared the first photo of himself after the crash which showed him wearing a boot on his right leg with crutches.
“It’s funny because in this photo, the crutches really make my shoulders appear!” Woods said of the photo.
“Maybe it’s training too. It was good to have the ability to stay strong and work my upper body.