Kate Courtney Pulls out of Leogang Race due to Broken Arm

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Following her crash in Nove Mesto, Scott-SRAM rider, Kate Courtney discovered she had broken her arm. Although recovery is going well, she announced she was missing Leogang to instead focus on recovery. With the Olympics looming, her goal is to be fully healed and ready for the games.

Kate Courtney
Kate Courtney seen at UCI XCO in Nove Mesto. Photo: Red Bull Content Pool.

After the race in Nove Mesto, she posted on her Instagram:

My crash in Nove Mesto was a little harder than I thought and resulted in a non displaced fracture of my ulna. The good news is I can still train comfortably on the road with this splint but am making sure to be cautious and allow it to heal as quickly as possible. I am so grateful to the team around me for helping manage this injury and keep me charging forward.

Kate Courtney
Kate Courtney
Kate Courtney in Nove Mesto. Photo: Red Bull Content Pool.

Ahead of the race in Leogang this weekend, she again posted to announce she wouldn’t be racing, giving the bone chance to fully heal.

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We’re wishing her a speedy recovery! For updates, follow her on Instagram.

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