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Jamie Whitmore

2x Paralympic Cyclist馃馃
Jamie Whitmore is an athlete who started swimming at age 5, then played softball and volleyball before finding success in track and field. She earned a scholarship to California State University, Northridge and became a professional triathlete. Whitmore won 37 Xterra races, 6 national titles, and 1 world title. In 2008, she was diagnosed with spindle cell sarcoma and underwent surgeries, radiation, and chemo. She relearned to walk and had twin boys in 2010. Whitmore won gold and silver at the Paralympic Games Rio 2016 and 21 World Championship Medals (11 golds, 3 silver, and 7 bronze).
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