She’s Blazing a Trail For Other Amputees
Updated: Mar 9, 2021
Jacky Hunt-Broersma defied all the naysayers who thought amputee runners couldn’t compete on trails. Not only that, but now she’s running ultras.
On October 20, 2018, at her first ultramarathon, the 40-mile Triple Lakes Trail Race in Greensboro, North Carolina, Jacky Hunt-Broersma faced the aftermath of two storms: Hurricane Michael, which had hit North Carolina just a week before, and Ewing Sarcoma cancer, which had resulted in an amputation of her left leg in 2001. Read the full post here – Womens Running Magazine