CrossFit Athlete's Life-Changing Injury Renews Concerns

Kevin Ogar was left paralyzed after being injured during a competition in California.
3:00 | 01/16/14

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-- terrible accident in Southern California across fit athlete injured during a routine move. I never walk again Kevin ogre was attempting this so called snatch move lifting hundreds of pounds first to his waist. And of over his head but he bailed on the left and let the bar bounced the far behind him. That -- hit a set of weights and they came back and struck Bogart in the back damaging his spine. Question now who mr. Blaine and his partners they could've happened to anyone. In his sport or another but critics of cross -- say the injury could have been prevented with better technique and fewer repetitions. For his part or -- no one he did not have any medical insurance but his friends quickly set up a fund raiser. To help cover his bills raising more than a hundred grand in just three days on line. After two surgeries he is now moving to rehab facility in Colorado.

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