Happy birthday Michael

Seven-time Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher turns 46 today. We wish him well. It’s now over a year since his near-fatal accident on the ski slopes of Meribel in France. According to an interview with Reuters given by his manager, Sabine Kehm, late last year Michael still has “long fight” for recovery. “We need […]

“He is not in a coma anymore”

A long time has passed since we last had any news on the health of Michael Schumacher. But we’re pleased to report his family brings us an update via a statement published by manager Sabine Kehm. As much as it can be, this is bloody good news: “Michael has left the CHU Grenoble to continue […]

Finally, some light for Michael Schumacher

Michael Schumacher has been showing small signs of inprovement according to his manager Sabine Kehm. Although, the Formula 1 great still has a long way to go in his recovery following head injuries suffered after a ski accident in late December. “There are short moments of consciousness and he is showing small signs of progress,” […]

Bringing Michael home

Preparations are being made to bring Michael Schumacher home. Sadly this appears to be a sign of acceptance, rather than new hope. It’s being reported that Michael’s wife, Corinna, is coordinating the building of a multi-million dollar dedicated medical suite to care for Michael at their Lake Geneva home in Switzerland. An unamed family friend […]

Reports say “miracle” needed for Schumacher

Several media outlets are reporting that doctors treating Michael Schumacher have told his family “only a miracle” can save him. Although respected former F1 doctor Gary Hartstein rejects claims doctors would use such a term. In his blog Hartstein states: “Doctors, no matter their spiritual bent, do NOT talk to patient’s families about miracles saving […]

No criminal wrongdoing in Schumacher ski fall

Prosecutors in France investigating the Michael Schumacher skiing accident have found no party is criminally responsible for the seven-time F1 world champion’s fall. “No infraction by anyone has been turned up,” French prosecutor Patrick Quincy said in a media conference yesterday. This rules out any suggested fault from the Mirebel ski resort or any equipment […]

Michael Schumacher starts waking up process

One month after his skiing accident, the first real signs of progress in Michael Schumacher’s recovery have begun. Michael’s PR spokeswoman, Sabine Kehm, said in a statement: “Michael’s sedation is being reduced in order to allow the start of the waking up process which may take long time. For the protection of the family, it […]

Sebastian Vettel praying for Schumacher miracle

Speaking to reporters in Jerez Sebastian Vettel says he is praying for Michael Schumacher, following the seven-time world champion’s skiing accident in France late last year. “We still don’t know what shape he will be in when he wakes up,” Vettel said. “I pray and hope he will come back and the miracle will happen […]

Long road ahead for Michael

In the first official update on Michael Schumacher for almost two weeks his manager Sabine Kehm says the 45-year-old’s condition remains “stable”. In what may be interpreted as a positive sign, for the first time since his accident on 29 December, his status is no longer being described as critical. Kehm’s latest statement noted: “Michael’s […]

Excessive speed not a factor in Schumacher accident

French investigators have studied a helmet-mounted camera worn by Michael Schumacher and discovered reckless speed was not the cause of his accident. “We know precisely what path Schumacher was skiing along,” said Public prosecutor Patrick Quincy. “We will be able to say with as much precision as is ever possible, how the accident came about.” […]

Schumacher fans pay tribute at Grenoble hospital

A large group of Ferrari fans have held vigil outside the Grenoble hospital where seven-time Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher remains in a medically induced coma. Here’s a selection of images showing the fans’ tribute which took place yesterday, Schumacher’s 45th birthday. It’s also emerged that Schumacher was wearing a helmet camera at the […]

Best wishes to Michael Schumacher

Today is Michael Schumacher’s birthday. He turns 45 and is still fighting for his life after a skiing accident near Meribel in France last Sunday. We pass on our best wishes and thoughts to Michael and his family and hope that he is able to achieve a full and speedy recovery. Michael’s family has put […]