In February, the Danish swimming federation to Pernille Blume, who took OLYMPIC gold in 2016, in January had undergone a heart operation.
Already, in conjunction with the world CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017 had Pernille for the first time had the sting of the nervstörningar in the arm. It turned out that the interference was caused by a small hole in the heart
– the Operation has gone well and I am very glad that I got to undergo this type of surgery. After investigation at the hospital, I found out that I had a small blood clot, and in connection with it were also examined my heart. Then found the doctors a smaller hole that would be filled through the operation, told the Blume in a press release.
After the surgery, she has not competed.
since missing she in the launcher when the Danish championship was settled, and she will not start in the major international simtävlingarna settled in Stockholm, sweden starting on Friday.
Pernille Blume was registered for the races, but has deleted itself.
She trains, however, and are on site in Stockholm, sweden as her coach Martin Truijens is there to coach some of his other mentees in the Swim to Open.
In the only major interview that Pernille Blume has given after the surgery, to Danish TV2, she told me about the fear before the operation.
– When something is wrong with the heart, it is tough to handle it mentally, she told me.
is that Pernille Blume will be back in form just in time to Finas new mästerskapsserie draws in once at the end of april.
Where will she and Sarah Sjöström to compete against each other in the 50 and 100 metres freestyle and 50 metres the team of sundbybergs ik.