New location for Ironman 70.3 Palmas Brasil results 2016.
Once again the Ironman 70.3 Brasil has changed locations. Pro and age-group athletes gathered in Palmas, Brasil to race for spots in the Ironman 70.3 Palmas Brasil results 2016.
The race is also billed as the 2016 Ironman South American Championship.
It was a very talented pro male field with the likes of Leon Griffin, Guilherme Manocchio, Cody Beals, and Tim Don all with legitimate chances at the top of the podium.
MALE PRO START LIST
ACEVEDO VAN ARCKEN, RODRIGO ALVES, VINICIUS AMORELLI, IGOR ASCENÇO, SANTIAGO BEALS, CODY BREUER, DAVID FROMMHOLD, NILS GARCIA, DEREK GRIFFIN, LEON HRYHORYEU, MIKITA HÖRPER, CHRISTIAN KRICKY, HÉLCIO MANOCCHIO, GUILHERME MATHEUS, BRUNO MELO, DANILO MOURA, ALEXANDRE MÜLLER, URS PETERSEN-BACH, JENS PHILIP DON, TIMOTHY RAÑA, IVAN ROBERTO MACIEL DA SILVA JUNIOR, PAULO SILVESTRIN, FRANK
It was a mass swim finish for the pro men with about nine pro men all within seconds of each other as they made their way into transition one.
There was a lot more separation after the bike was over with Leon Griffin, Timothy Don, and Mils Frommhold in a tight group as the run 21km run began.
Pre-race favorite Tim Don proved to be strongest of all and took top spot on the podium in the Ironman 70.3 Palmas, Brasil results 2016 with a winning time of 3:53:12.
Leon Griffin was second in 3:56:50 and Canadian Cody Beals rounded out the podium in 3:59:14.
MALE PRO FINISH TIMES
PHILIP DON, TIMOTHY 03:53:11 GRIFFIN, LEON 03:56:49 BEALS, CODY 03:59:12 HÖRPER, CHRISTIAN 04:02:21 RAÑA, IVAN 04:03:13 ROBERTO MACIEL DA SILVA JUNIOR, PAULO 04:04:24 BREUER, DAVID 04:05:33 FROMMHOLD, NILS 04:08:27 ASCENÇO, SANTIAGO 04:08:43 SILVESTRIN, FRANK 04:09:17 ACEVEDO VAN ARCKEN, RODRIGO 04:10:41 MANOCCHIO, GUILHERME 04:19:14 MELO, DANILO 04:20:23 ALVES, VINICIUS 04:36:45 HRYHORYEU, MIKITA 04:39:58 KRICKY, HÉLCIO 04:41:21
What a race for top spot in the Ironman 70.3 Palmas, Brasil results 2016 for the pro women. Hard to pick a winner as the gun sounded when the race features Leanda Cave, Magalia Tisseyre, Angela Naeth, and Natascha Badmann.
FEMALE PRO START LIST
BADMANN, NATASCHA BERANEK, ANJA BERTUCCI, GISELE BORGES DE ANDRADE, MARIANA CAVE, LEANDA CORBIN, LINSEY GOOS, SOFIE HOLST, TINE J ROBERTS, LISA JAHN, KIRSTY LIDIA BORBA, ANA MAKSIMAVA, HANNA MONTICELI, ARIANE MÖLLER, KRISTIN NAETH, ANGELA SCHMITT, NATASCHA SIMON, ERIKA SNOW, CAIT TISSEYRE, MAGALI
Magali Tisseyre was fastest in the swim and the bike for the pro women but had some very talented challengers chasing after her as the run began.
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Anja Beranek, Linsey Corbin, and Natascha Badmann were second, third, and fourth so the podium spots in the Ironman 70.3 Palmas, Brazil results 2016 were still anybody’s with 21km to run.
As the run progressed it was Tisseyre trying to hold off Beranek for the lead as they entered into the last half of the run.
Magali Tisseyre crosses the finish line first in the Ironman 70.3 Palmas, Brazil results 2016 and is the champion on the newest Ironman 70.3 Brasil course.
FEMALE PRO FINISH TIMES
TISSEYRE, MAGALI 04:21:17 BERANEK, ANJA 04:25:04 CORBIN, LINSEY 04:28:02 J ROBERTS, LISA 04:31:13 JAHN, KIRSTY 04:34:56 HOLST, TINE 04:37:30 MONTICELI, ARIANE 04:39:21 BADMANN, NATASCHA 04:41:33 BERTUCCI, GISELE 04:55:29 MAKSIMAVA, HANNA 05:01:59
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