Tiger Woods is again at house in Florida to renew his restoration from career-threatening leg accidents he suffered when his SUV ran off a highway and down a hill within the Los Angeles suburbs final month.
“Blissful to report that I’m again house and persevering with my restoration,” Woods mentioned in a tweet posted Tuesday evening. “I’m so grateful for the outpouring of help and encouragement that I’ve obtained over the previous few weeks.”
Woods was injured Feb. 23, two days after the Genesis Invitational at Riviera. He was on his approach to a tv shoot for GolfTV a bit after 7 a.m. when his SUV crashed right into a median, rolled over and ended up on its facet close to a steep highway recognized for wrecks, authorities support. He needed to be pulled out via the windshield.
He had a prolonged surgical procedure that day at Harbor-UCLA Medical Heart for shattered tibia and fibula bones of his decrease proper leg in a number of areas. These had been stabilized with a rod in his tibia. Further accidents to the bones in his foot and ankle required screws and pins.
He was transferred to Cedars-Sinai Medical Heart for follow-up procedures.
Woods thanked the medical workers at each hospitals for taking good care of him.
“I can be recovering at house and dealing on getting stronger day by day,” Woods mentioned within the assertion.
A dozen or so gamers on the Workday Championship in Florida wore black trousers and pink shirts — the Sunday colours of Woods for his record-tying 82 victories on the PGA Tour — within the last spherical.
Woods has stayed in contact via textual content messages, sending them to Bryson DeChambeau forward of his Bay Hill victory and to Justin Thomas, certainly one of his closest associates in golf, forward of his victory in The Gamers Championship on Sunday.
Rory McIlroy recommended in an interview with Jimmy Fallon that Woods could be headed house to Florida.
“He’s doing higher,” McIlroy mentioned. “I feel all the fellows have reached out to him. Hopefully if issues go nicely over the following week or so, he may be capable to get house and begin restoration at house, which might be nice for him. See his youngsters, see his household.
“However yeah, he’s doing higher. And I feel all of us are wishing him a speedy restoration at this level.″
McIlroy and Thomas are amongst those that reside close to Woods in Jupiter, Florida.