Triathlete Sarah Reinertsen

ca. December 2004 — Triathlete marathoner and first female with a prosthetic leg to enter the Hawaii Ironman, a 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bike, and a 26.2 mile run. Reinertsen had her left leg amputated above the knee when she was 7 years old because of a tissue deficiency. — Image by © Patrik Giardino/Corbis

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