There are some triathletes who have tried many, many times to draw a spot into Ironman Hawaii and here are the 2013 Ironman Hawaii lottery results.
Almost 20 more countries were represented in this year’s IRONMAN World Championship lottery than last year, a sign of the international popularity of the sport. The diverse group was comprised of 55 percent more athletes from the Asia Pacific region and a whopping 88 percent more athletes from Europe, the Middle East and Africa…WTC
HERE ARE THE LOTTERY WINNERS
Paul Hackett AU David Yang US Pertti Tomminen SE Cregg Nicol CA Dan Bennett US Bishop Leatherbury US Fernando Carvalho BR Tom Trill US Glenn Rossitter CAN Andrew McMurray US George Barth US Frank Fiorello US Lance Carter-Rodolph US Matthew Phillips US Linda Goeckner US Shannon Ouellette CAN Jay Lakamp US Dirk Sauer DE Rich Simmons CAN Dirk Zager DE Michael Haseldine AE Arnaud Winter US Beth Bluestein US Curt Biddulph US Mark Raymond CAN Hiroshi Matsumura JP Jim Charapich US Bob Zinkel US Hugo Zelaya US Takashi Shima JP Rob Seaver US Mark Conklin GB Richard McLellan US Shawn Toenyes US Abdulla Al Shamlan BH Warren Fraser AU Kyle Yurchak US John Frasca US Jodie Hein US Bill Best CAN Terry Szucsko US Sebastian Bartel DE Douglas Thompson US Maik Graf DE Maximiliano Gonzalez MX Ly Phan TX Bryan Ogle CA Scott Sinatra US Daniel Elsener CH Juergen Hilberath DE Michael Pear SG Dmitry Iakovlev RU William Lane US Nicole Swift US Lucas Cabanillas AR Kristian Fesel ZA Ernest Fisco US Patricia Ball US Michi Hange DE David Desser US Daniel Robins AU Steve Bryant US David Emri CA Mark Anderson US Mike Bowers US John Lewis DE Philip Carroll US Niel Beggy US Corey McKenna US Tony High AU David Stoll US Paul Heyes AU Albert Lichtenstern DE Tim Suttles US Daniel Aamodt US Shane Bamford AU John Wright US Timothy Suter US Charles Keller CAN R. James McNaughton CAN Randall McCafferty US Gus Ellison US Carlos Lopez MX Allan Shields US Peter Simms US Heather Brien US Christopher Gair GB Blair Heath US Ben Peresson GB Christopher Mandelaris US Tony Tapsall TW Jim Murphy Jr. US Darwin Garces US Ursula Chwalisz DE Martin Spitznagel AT Chris Phenicie US Michael Young US Joel Hughes US Ronnie Martin CAN Tony Suters AU
THESE ARE THE LEGACY WINNERS
The Legacy Program grants loyal IRONMAN competitors an opportunity to compete in Kona at least once in their lifetime. One-hundred Legacy winners are chosen every year. To be eligible for this year’s selection, athletes must have completed a minimum of 12 full-distance IRONMAN-branded races, have never started the IRONMAN World Championship, have completed at least one IRONMAN event in each of the 2011 and 2012 seasons and be registered for an IRONMAN event in 2013……..WTC
Jerry Bartolome US Greg Alverson US Jose Carlos Barbagli BR Detlef Bark CH Kevin Becker CAN Chuck Billingsley US Michael Bond US Mick Bray AU Andre Buteau CAN Katherine Calder-Becker CAN Mark Campbell CAN Luiz Cassemiro BR Cecil Cheves US Roland Cochinard FR Troy Cundari US Jack Daly US Cam Dawes US Michael DeLang US Richard Donnelly US Oliver Dorigo US Kent Dredge AU Robert Dunbar AU Michael Dybala CAN Paul Eisenhuth AU Eddie Elsner US Michael Fawcett AU Forrest Fowler US Federico Franchini IT Paul Francis AU Stephen Fryirs AU Anna Fyodorova US Keith Gatehouse AU Thomas Gloor CH Carlos Gomez Espinosa MX Gustavo Goren AR Mark Graham JP Michael Grier US Shahin Hadian US Hirofumi Hayama DE Max Higgins AU Scott Horns US Kevin Houghton US Richard Izzo US Jim Jacko US Andrew Jones GB Lynn Karner CAN Thomas Kilian DE Roger King NZ Dave Lampert US Hubert Landry CAN Larry Lanza US Graham Latta AU Peter Liebich AU Todd Losee US Dean Luff CA Bill Martin US Steve McCormick US Dana Merrihew US Martin Merstallinger AT Elizabeth Model CA Holger Mueller DE Jay Newey US Johnathan Nielsen US Craig Olson US Kunihiro Oya JP JP Julie Palmer-SchuylerUS Ian Pickett GB Uwe Prein DE Christopher Ratchford US Lutz Richter DE Joel Royston US Jason Russell US Milan Sallaba CH Keith Sasser US Christian Schoen DE Stephan Schug DE David Seckold AU Ed Siegal AU Jerry Stevenson US Vie Thierry FR Jason Tootell US Hector Torres US Jose Tuachi MX Ricardo Urbina US Wayne Vanderpool US Kirk Vandeweghe NCA Enrico Varella SG Isidro Villasenor MX Victor Vuskalns US Matthew Wade US christian wendenburg US Peter Wheatley AU Paul Willis GB Craig Wilson AU Thomas Wood US Arnd Zabka DE Peter Zieris DE Joel Zucco US
THE PHYSICALLY CHALLENGED WINNERS
Memet Toygar DE Jorge Cuartas US Garry Jenkins US James Cuizon US Grande Ruben MX
Five names are drawn from the total applicants applying in the Physically Challenged categories, which include: Lower Extremity, Wheelchair One and Two, Upper Extremity and Visually Impaired. (Handcycle athletes have a separate qualifying procedure.
Originally from: http://www.ironman.com/triathlon-news/articles/2013/04/2013-lottery-and-legacy-winners.aspx#ixzz2SNOd2phz