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Would-be lawyer Sarah True finds her true calling in triathlon

Would-be lawyer Sarah True finds her true calling in triathlon

As Sarah True was finishing an All-America swimming career and conservation biology degree at Middlebury College 11 years ago, her future included a career in environmental law.

True never did get around to taking the law boards or applying to any law schools before graduation. Having done some triathlons in college and finding them more alluring than more school at that point, she decided to extend her athletic life a couple of years, no matter if that meant busing tables and washing dogs to support herself.

"In hindsight, I had no idea what I was thinking," True said. "I figured I would play a little bit, end up at law school, and my dabbling in triathlon...

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