Two months ago, Beth put her hip to the ultimate test, participating in the Dam Sprint Triathlon at Lake Perris. The event included an 800-yard swim, a 12-mike bike ride and a 5K run
It was 10 years ago. Beth Barney had flown with her husband, Jason, from Utah for the prognosis, and they sat in the doctor’s office in Los Angeles. She felt like a defendant on trial, awaiting the verdict that would decide how she would live the rest of her life.
She did not want to live it as she had the first 22 years. Born with congenital dysplasia – her hip was out of its socket at birth – Beth Barney had a series of surgeries, body casts and braces between … Read the rest