Enduro mountain bike specialist crowned world champion in 2019, Isabeau Courdurier was seriously injured this weekend during an e-bike race organized in Valberg, in the Alpes-Maritimes.
The 28-year-old Aixoise was the victim of a bad branch, a surprise guest in her shoe – and well beyond… An improbable incident that the person concerned was able to immortalize with courage before going to the pool table, before relaying the impressive image on his Instagram account.
« I share this because this situation can happen to anyone in Enduro. I went a bit too far into a turn and my front wheel kicked off a sharp branch. I did not fall. The branch performed the upper part of my shoe and my foot entirely “, she writes
« I had surgery this morning where they removed my unicorn foot. Everything went well and apparently I have no broken bones or tendons, which is a miracle! ” In effect…