Uplifting Story from Down Under

16/11/2011 and published by Triathlete.com –  Australia’s Nick North competes in triathlons despite being diagnosed with chronic fatigue syndrome. The last 12 months has ranked as one of the toughest periods Bathurst triathlete Nick North has had to endure, but on Sunday he was given a massive confidence boost as he works towards a very big goal.  Four months after North placed 24th in his age group at the 2009 Triathlon World Championships as he wore the green and gold of an Australian representative for the first time, the promising triathlete was diagnosed with chronic fatigue syndrome.  It meant he was unable to keep training as he had been and prevented him from racing. Both physically and mentally it was a tough time for North to endure.  To read the full story click here

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