Inaugural Ironman Cozumel Set For Sunday

  • By Liz Hichens
  • Published Nov 25, 2009
  • Updated Apr 15, 2010 at 2:24 PM UTC

While the rest of us will be recovering from the Thanksgiving holiday, over 2000 athletes will be preparing to take on the Ironman in Cozumel, Mexico on Sunday, November 29. The new event will serve as the final race in the North American Ironman racing season.

Conditions are expected to be hot and humid. The professional lineup includes the following athletes:


Andreas Venhorst (GER)
Sebastian Pedraza (ITA)
Paul Ambrose (GBR)
Viktor Zyemtsev (UKR)
Lars Finanger (USA)
Ivan Albano (ARG)
Ben Cotter (CAN)
James Eric Gautreaux (USA)
Antonio Jose Alcocer (MEX)
Michael Cupitt (AUS)
Boyd Conrick (AUS)
John Kenny (USA)
Perez Alejandro Santamaria (ESP)
Tim Snow (USA)
Flores Allan Villanueva (MEX)
Tyler Butterfield (USA)
Dan Brown (AUS)
Stephen Bayliss (GBR)
Andres Felipe Castillo Latorre (COL)
Rutger Beke (BEL)
Andy Bedford (NZL)
Till Schramm (GER)
Patrick Evoe (USA)
Oscar Galindez (ARG)
Alex McDonald (USA)
Dion Harrison (PUR)
Thomas Josef Vonach (AUT)
Weber Uzziel Valderrabano (MEX)


Yvonne Van Vlerken (NED)
Gabriela Loskotova (CZE)
Sherry Coons (AUS)
Jocelyn Wong (USA)
Eva Dollinger (AUT)
Kat Baker (AUS)
Florence Chretien (USA)
Natasha Yaremczuk (CAN)
Katja Rave (GER)
Annette Kamenz (GER)
Caroline Koll (RSA)
Danielle Sullivan (USA)
April Gellatly (USA)
Hillary Biscay (USA)
Bree Wee (USA)
Edith Niederfriniger (ITA)
Giger Michaela (SUI)
Bella Bayliss (GBR)

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Liz Hichens

Liz Hichens

Liz Hichens is the Web Editor of She is an Ironman and marathon finisher and fan of all endurance sports.

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