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Sheila Avilés: “Living with pain requires a great deal of mental effort”

56 km and 3,500 metres elevation gain. At the end of August, Sheila Avilés won the UTMB Mont-Blanc OCC race after receiving treatment at the Hospital Clínic for severe pain in her ribs: she has slipping rib syndrome.

Sheila Avilés running

“Running is my me time; it requires perseverance and a great deal of effort, but it pays off too”, she stresses.