Ironman Brasil 2009


Photos provided by Christian S Mendes : Focoradical.com






Excitement the day before the race







The beautiful Brazilian staff








Carrying his grandmother with him









"Asking help off the Gods"






Great assistants make the event work







"The sun starts to come up"







"After the first passage at the beach"







Part one done !










Pro Male Athletes


1. Eduardo Sturla (ARG) 8:13:39

2. Reinaldo Colucci (BRA) 8:28:08

3. Petr Vabrousek (CZE) 8:37:18

4. Ezequiel Morales (ARG) 8:39:01
5. Raul Futado (BRA) 8:53:20
6. Lucas Pretto (BRA) 8:56:49
7. Leandro Bonet (ARG) 8:57:37
8. Fabio Carvalho (BRA) 8:59:08
9. Virgilio Castilho (BRA) 9:02:45
10. Ivan Junior (BRA) 9:04:38





Pro Female Athletes


1. Dede Griesbauer (USA) 9:10:15

2. Charlotte Kolters (DEN) 9:18:49

3. Heather Gollnick (USA) 9:31:42

4. Sara Gross (CAN) 9:44:46
5. Ana Borba (BRA) 9:52:29
6. Fernanda Keller (BRA) 9:54:11
7. Maria Omar (ARG) 9:57:52
8. Mariana Ohata (BRA) 10:08:23
9. Arianie Silveira (BRA) 10:09:41
10. Flavia Rocha (BRA) 10:13:04







Eduardo Sturla from Argentinaina








Reinaldo Colucci

















Brazilian Reinaldo Colucci


Petr Vabrousek from Czech Republic









"Big engine required to meet this challenge "







Eduardo Sturla 1st two years in a row.








Reinaldo Colucci (BRA) 8:28:08



Brasil would be a nice place to visit.







3rd Petr Vabrousek (CZE).

Petr was 4th last year at this same event, so it great to see him step up to the podium.


4th Ezequiel Morales (ARG)














1st woman Dede Griesbauer from the U.S.A.








2nd Charlotte Kolters (DEN)










More of the beauty of Brasil in the 2008 Ironman photos at this link








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