Stephanie Jenks one day after swimming States finally DEBUTS!

Stephanie Jenks finally debuts a day after she podiums in her swimming state meet and after a week of intense hip problems all this past week. Despite almost not racing, Jenks pulls out a 2nd place finish and under the previous course record! In the interview below she recaps the last 4 months including coming off of her intese summer of late track races and world triathlon competitions! 

"I love the pain" For someone who trains for three sports and still makes a bid to Portalnd too easy, that crazy statement has to be true otherwise she wouldn't be going to NXN! With one race under her belt, can Jenks win NXN?!

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