Australian 19-year-old triathlete Alexa Leary has been left in an induced coma and is now preventing for her life after struggling a horror accident throughout her standard bike trip on the Sunshine Coast this previous weekend. </p><div><p>Leary has been transferred to the Royal Brisbane and Girls's hospital after the incident in Pomona.
Along with struggling a fractured scapula, ribs, shoulder blade and wrist, a serious knee harm plus a collapsed lung, her family members have been knowledgeable that the teenager has suffered main mind injury, with blood clots additionally found on her mind.
Taking to Instagram, her sister Maddy mentioned that the blood clots have been the most important concern and medical doctors had initially vowed to sort out them yesterday.
Final evening nonetheless, Maddy revealed “they didn’t contact the blood clots as we speak. They mentioned perhaps tomorrow, as a substitute.”
Leary is a aggressive triathlete along with a coach at F45 Noosa, who provided their help in a submit.
“We’re all feeling the impact of Alexa’s state of affairs and it’s rocked us. We try to proceed life as regular however below the grins we’re past damaged,” it started.
“Her household are standing by…taking every second she doesn’t decline as a mini victory.
“We have to maintain this household in our ideas and prayers, they want us and we’d like Lex to tug by way of.
“Lexi woman, you’re stronger than , braver than us all and we completely know you’ll conquer this mountain. Come on Lexi, we’re all ready for you.”
Noosa 45 reeled off Leary’s accidents and divulged that she additionally has blood clots in her neck.
“Her household are standing by, daily, minute by minute, taking every second the place she doesn’t decline as a mini victory,” they added.
“Her amazingly beneficiant and caring mother and father, Russell (Massive Canine) and Belinda, her brothers, sisters, boyfriend, prolonged household and mates are all combating the state of affairs, particularly as a result of harsh Covid restrictions making being with Lex virtually unattainable…heartbreaking.”
Among the listed people have additionally handed remark, with Alexa’s boyfriend Will O’Dwyer posting photographs of her and demanding she “keep sturdy my darling, I really like you, you are able to do this”.
On Fb, Belinda mentioned that medical doctors wanted to “take the chance” to distribute blood thinners to forestall the clots from taking her daughter’s life.
Brother Max mentioned that his sister, who was elsewhere been described as “stunning”, “bubbly” and “sturdy”, is “a ray of sunshine” and mentioned that the Leary family “has by no means been so chilly”.
“You’ve at all times been sturdy and it’s not truthful how a lot s*** you have got been by way of this 12 months; however it’s a must to maintain preventing … We would like our massive sister again,” he pleaded.
Race Tempo Teaching wrote that Alexa is “an superior and hard athlete” and as “tenacious as they arrive”.
“She’s going to want each ounce of her resilience over coming days and into the long run with a protracted interval of hospitalization showing inevitable,” mentioned the group.