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Media Coverage

A list of links and descriptions of media coverage of Sarah Reinertsen.


I am the Engine – Sarah Reinertsen (S7E7) Iron Woman Podcast (12/13/2018)

100th Episode of Brink of Midnight Podcast Hosted by John Brenkus (10/11/2018)

Phil Keoghan’s BUCKiT Podcast (7/11/2018)


Dream Crazier Nike Ad – Nike (02/2019)

Sarah Reinertsen Q & A in Equinox Furthermore magazine (01/9/19)

Sarah Reinertsen explains how she does the Ironman with a prosthetic leg USA Today (12/7/18)

Sports Illustrated Now Guest on show (11/28/18)

ESPN Feature Story: This is Iron Sarah (10/16/18)

Nike IGTV Featuring Sarah Reinertsen, My Crazy Dream (10/13/18)

Refinery 29 Sarah Reinertsen On Triathlon Training, Mantras & Treating Your Body Like A Gift (08/24/18)

Global NewsWire Local 8-year old challenged athlete receives live-changing sports grant for Össur running leg at Nike World Headquarters. (04/08/18)

Runner’s World 10 Amazing Stories of World Marathon Challenge Participants (01/30/18)

New York Social Diary Jill Krementz revisits Sarah Reinertsen (6/16/11)

ESPN Page 2 Sarah Reinertsen talks bods with Page 2 (10/20/09)


ABC 7 Los Angeles KABC-TV, ABC Nonprofit helps amputees with prosthetics for athletic achievement (01/08/19)

News 4 Tucson KVOA-TV Featured on story about National Conference of the Amputee Coalition (7/14/18)

ABC Affiliate Tuscon Live interview on “The Morning Blend” (7/14/18)

ABC News New York Amputee from New York set to run ING NYC Marathon (10/24/12)

San Diego 6 Live Interview (11/3/09)

The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch I Won’t Be Denied! (7/21/08)

Trans World Sport Sarah Reinertsen Feature (6/30/07)


O&P Almanac published by the American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association (AOPA). Patient-Centric Problem Solving. (August 2018)

inMotion Magazine Cover Story Official publication of the Amputee Coalition. A Career of Firsts: Sarah Reinertsen on 777 and much more. (July/August 2018)

Ironman Magazine For Ironman’s 40th anniversary featuring Sarah as one of the most passionate people we’ve watched come across our finish lines. (04/10/2018)

Shape Magazine Meet First Amputee to Complete World Marathon Challenge (02/16/2018)

O&P Business News Nike and Össur collaborate on High Performance Technology (Spring 2012)

OC Metro 20 Women to Watch (3/1/12)

Muscle & Fitness/Hers It’s not about the leg (May-June 2011)

US News & World Report Amputee Athlete Tells Her Story 12/16/09)

Runner’s World Cover Heroes of Running 2004 (December 2004)


Sarah Reinertsen explains how she does the Ironman with a prosthetic leg
USA Today (12/7/18)

Ironman heroics delivered by physically challenged woman who starred in ‘Amazing Race’ OC Register (12/5/18)

Sarah Reinertsen explains how she does the Ironman with a prosthetic leg USA Today (10/11/18)

She still dreams about Paralympic gold Orange County Register (8/27/2012)

Cyclist Sarah Reinertsen does her best on borrowed wheel The Philadelphia Inquirer (6/24/12)

Athletes Challenge Limits with Grace Wall Street Journal (6/14/12)

Reality TV Drama and Chocolate Milk… The New York Observer (6/14/12)

Sarah Reinertsen, athlete with prosthetic left leg, joins NY Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony, others for ‘Got Chocolate Milk?’ campaign New York Daily News (6/14/12)

USA Today Triathlete Sarah Reinertsen talks about getting nude (10/21/09)

The New York Times Clearly, Frankly, Unabashedly Disabled (5/13/07)

The Los Angeles Times An Athlete’s Mission (1/24/05)