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LI leg amputee sets records

Sarah Reinertsen, 37, is a champion runner who

Sarah Reinertsen, 37, is a champion runner who competes in marathons and triathlons She stands on a trail on Central Park. She will run the NYC Marathon in November. In addition, she is a spokeswoman for the Got Chocolate Milk national ad campaign. (June 15, 2012) Photo Credit: Craig Ruttle

Sarah Reinertsen, 37, who grew up in Huntington, is the first female leg amputee to complete an Ironman competition. She is also a record-setting marathoner, Amazing Race participant and the current spokeswoman for the You Got Chocolate Milk campaign.

Sarah Reinertsen, a Huntington native, is a leg
Photo Credit: Craig Ruttle

Sarah Reinertsen, a Huntington native, is a leg amputee and competes in marathons and triathlons. She will run the NYC Marathon in November. In addition, she is a spokeswoman for the "Got Chocolate Milk" national ad campaign. (June 15, 2012)

Sarah Reinertsen, 37, is a champion runner who
Photo Credit: Craig Ruttle

Sarah Reinertsen, 37, is a champion runner who competes in marathons and triathlons She stands on a trail on Central Park. She will run the NYC Marathon in November. In addition, she is a spokeswoman for the Got Chocolate Milk national ad campaign. (June 15, 2012)

Sarah Reinertsen, a Huntington native, is a leg
Photo Credit: Craig Ruttle

Sarah Reinertsen, a Huntington native, is a leg amputee and competes in marathons and triathlons She stands on a trail on Central Park. She will run the NYC Marathon in November. In addition, she is a spokeswoman for the Got Chocolate Milk national ad campaign. (June 15, 2012)

Sarah Reinertsen runs a trail on Central Park.
Photo Credit: Craig Ruttle

Sarah Reinertsen runs a trail on Central Park. She will run the NYC Marathon in November. In addition, she is a spokeswoman for the Got Chocolate Milk national ad campaign. (June 15, 2012)

Sarah Reinertsen runs a trail on Central Park.
Photo Credit: Craig Ruttle

Sarah Reinertsen runs a trail on Central Park. She will run the NYC Marathon in November. In addition, she is a spokeswoman for the Got Chocolate Milk national ad campaign. (June 15, 2012)

Sarah Reinertsen stands on a trail on Central
Photo Credit: Craig Ruttle

Sarah Reinertsen stands on a trail on Central Park. She will run the NYC Marathon in November. In addition, she is a spokeswoman for the Got Chocolate Milk national ad campaign. (June 15, 2012)

Athlete Sarah Reinertsen celebrates the unveiling of her
Photo Credit: Getty Images

Athlete Sarah Reinertsen celebrates the unveiling of her participation in the Got Chocolate Milk ad campaign during a benefit for challenged athletes at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in Manhattan. (June 13, 2012)

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