Sarah Reinertsen is the first female leg amputee to complete the Ironman Triathlon World Championship in Kona, Hawaii. She’s one of six covers for ESPN the Magazine’s Body Issue, posing nude save for her prostheses. Other athletes getting their own cover are MMA fighter Gina Carano, NASCAR driver Carl Edwards, running back Adrian Peterson, tennis star Serena Williams, and the Orlando Magic's Dwight Howard.It's part of a push by ESPN to see if they can compete with the Sports Illustarted...Read Full Story
Sarah Reinertsen (born 1975) is a track athlete whose leg was amputated above the knee at the age of 7. Sarah Reinertsen went on to become a professional athlete by competing in Iron Man events as well as marathons and triathlons.