Sport: 

Marathons, Triathlons

Biography:

A former Paralympic Track Athlete and first amputee woman to complete Ironman Kona, current triathlete, Sarah Reinertsen, has served as motivation for countless athletes by demonstrating what she could accomplish in spite of being born with a bone growth disorder.

Sarah has won accolades for the USOC and ESPN Best Female Athlete with a Disability (in 1991 and 2006 respectively), as well as been named USAT Best Physically Challenged Triathlete of the Year in 2006.

Sarah has also been featured on the cover of Runner’s World among numerous other publications, including ESPN’s The Body Issue.

Beyond being a spokesperson for CAF, Sarah is attempting to qualify for the newly minted Paratriathlon event at the 2016 Paralympics in Rio.

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