Alistair Brownlee talks about the injury he suffered to the Achilles tendon in the preparation phase for the 2012 London Olympics.
«I compete in Triathlon because it motivates me and I don't do it for the money"Brownlee said the Daily Mail."I do for love to this sport. This is not just a job for meIt is my passion, so this injury has hit me hard. "
«People want to know how it affects my Olympic preparations. It's hard to say right now, even though I fully recover from this injury, I don't have much time to get fit.. "
«I already showed before that I can go back to compete after injury in a month. However, in I am going to accelerate the return to the competition since it can be very dangerous and I want to return at my own pace ».
Brownlee suffered this injury last month and although he can swim and ride a bike he cannot run.
From his team they have complete confidence in his quick recovery and hope that he is ready to participate in the San Diego ITU Triathlon World Series.