Plus, what counts as a world record and when should a course be modified for safety?
Athletes are at greater risk for tick-borne illness. They’re also less likely to recognize the symptoms.
To win the 2018 XTERRA World Championship, Lesley Paterson first had to beat Lyme disease.
After overcoming some significant adversity these past couple of seasons, including a Lyme disease diagnosis, depression and a broken wrist and shoulder from crashes, the "Scottish Rocket" is back in Maui after missing the 2014 race to contend for the XTERRA world title. Despite the challenges thrown at her, the two-time XTERRA world champ (2011-12) won XTERRA Costa Rica (after getting through the swim using only one arm), as well as the West and Southeast Championship races in addition to the European Championship in England this season.
Braden Currie from Wanaka, New Zealand and Lesley Paterson from Sterling, Scotland won the 10th annual XTERRA Southeast Championship.
Kyle Hummel’s path to Mont-Tremblant was not built from the seamless block of training you’d expect from someone who won his age group.
Two-time XTERRA world champion Lesley Paterson talks about her Braveheart Racing team.
This week’s bike workout comes from two-time XTERRA world champion Lesley Paterson.
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