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'Ironman Arizona'

 

Photos by Jan Miller /TriathlonShots.

 

 

 

 

 

Pre raced preparation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The calm before the storm at the transition and below at the swim start..

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Michelle Jones pictured above left.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Some lead swimmers making it through T1.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Some great supporters here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Major raced to a hard fought 8:34:19 just 18 seconds ahead of American TJ Tollakson of Des Moines, IW.

Third place was Jordan Rapp of Scarborough, NY who was followed closely by the man who had led the race for much

of the day, James Bonney from Austin, TX.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Erika Csomor from Hungary running strong to take the win in 9:14:49.

 

 

 Heather Gollnick took 3rd in  9:32:07

 

 

 

Csomor beat out both the 2006 and 2007 Ford Ironman Arizona Champions today posting an impressive

5:02:30 bike ride on a very windy course.Michellie Jones finished in second place, the 2006 World and Arizona winner posted a 9:25:52 and was

followed by the defending Ford Ironman Arizona Champion Heather Gollnick in 9:32:07.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Michellie Jones took out 2nd in  9:25:52


 
 
 

 

 

 

Mens Pros

 


1.     Jozsef Major, HUN               8;34:19


2.     TJ Tollakson, Des Moines IW     8:34:36


3.     Jordan Rapp, Scarborough, NY     8:35:04


4.  James Bonney, Austin.TX          8:35:32
5.     Rene Goehler, DEU               8:42:36
6.   Jonathon Caron, CAN               8:48:01
7.   Massima Cigana, ITA               8:54:33
8.      Brian Buller, AUS               9:00:51
9.     Serge Meyer, CHE               9:01:39
10.     Bernhard Keller, AUT          9:08:04

 

 

 

 

 

Womans Pros



1.      Erika Csomor, HUN               9:14:49


2.     Michellie Jones, AUS (Calif)          9:25:52


3.     Heather Gollnick, Bradenton, FL     9:32:07


4.      Tamara Kozulina, UKR          9:34:18
5.   Linsey Corbin, Missoula, MT      9:34:38
6.     Tara Norton, CAN                9:35:45
7.     Tiina Boman, FIN                9:47:26
8.     Hillary Biscay, Tuscon, AZ      9:53:21
9.     Sione Jongstra, NLD             10:05:58
10.     Teri Albertazzi, Tuscon, AZ    10:07:38

 

 

 

 

 

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