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KABC LA Interview with Sarah talking about CAF

Challenged Athletes Foundation helps amputees KABC los Angeles

KABC LA recently interviewed Sarah about the Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF) and how it was instrumental in helping her and is today helping many people gain better health and reach their athletic dreams and goals.

“CAF is a nonprofit here in California that actually serves people with disabilities around the world.

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Featured in Equinox Magazine Furthermore

Sarah Reinertsen at the finish line of the 2018 Kona Ironman World Championship

Sarah was recently featured in Equinox Magazine Furthermore. She participated in a Q and A with Michelle Malia. She discusses being Paratriathlete who was born with a congenital femoral deficiency— meaning while she was a small child her thigh bone stopped growing. At just seven years old, she opted for an above-knee amputation. This has not stopped her from pursuing her athletic dreams.

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USA Today article on Sarah Inspiring Others as Two Time Ironman

Inspiring others to do the same as Sarah crosses the finish line, it’s not just for her. It’s also for the little girls with disabilities like hers. USA Today talked with Sarah after her race in the Hawaii Ironman Kona race.

The Ironman World Championship is a cruel, uncompromising and unyielding examination of body and mind.

Don’t even ask about any concessions,

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Sarah Reinertsen Mentoring Younger Generation

Sarah Reinertsen runs mentors Morgan Pixley, age 5

After successfully finishing the World Ironman at Kona for the second time, Sarah takes time to mentor young athletic aspirant Morgan Pixley, 5 who also has one prosthetic leg.

She offered up a batch of tropical flowers as a sacrifice to Madam Pele, the goddess of fire and volcanoes and the mythical creator of the Hawaiian Islands.

She laid the hibiscus blooms on the lava rocks along Alii Drive in Kona,

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