(Tempe, AZ - November 22, 2009) MTN congratulates all the Minnesota Ironmen who took the IM Arizona challenge last weekend. We are proud to publish your results:
* Brooks Grossinger (Mayer) - 9:52:06
* Greg Taylor (Mankato) - 10:09:28 - 55-59M Course Record
* Jen Lenarz (Apple Valley) - 11:24:34
* Ben Ewers (North Oaks) - 11:32:49 - 2nd 60-64M
* Wade Folske (Golden Valley) - 11:33:22
* Marty Weiland (Lakeville) - 11:40:45 - See photo - Can you guess Marty's favorite beer?
* Dave Flynn (Woodbury) - 11:51:15
* Kelli Hayes (Winona) - 11:55:28
* Angie Hong (Savage) - 12:05:11
* David Barnes (Lakeville) - 12:19:24
* Joe Conlin (Deephaven) - 12:21:05
* Lindsay Osborn (Shakopee) - 12:28:17
* Mitchel Talbot (St. Louis Park) - 12:37:25
* Don Weirens (St. Louis Park) - 12:55:01
* Matthew Snell (Blaine) - 12:57:22
* Gerry Hagen (Minnetonka) - 13:02:41
* Michael Sherer (Duluth) - 13:04:09
* Kim Locher (Lakeville) - 13:09:31
* Sara Will (Burnsville) - 13:16:13
* Frank Blackstock (Plymouth) - 13:23:04
* Julian Jones (Elk River) - 13:26:29
* Dawn Garlough (Bloomington) - 13:41:32
* Rob Bryant (S. Paul) - 13:41:42
* Caroline Hale-Coldwell (Minneapolis) - 13:47:45
* Mark Kwamusi (Pequot Lakes) - 15:00:21
* Anthony Maiers (Hutchinson) - 15:02:02
* Harvey "Smiley" Thorleifson (Minneapolis) - 15:12:31
* Sue Weiskopf-Larson (Lino Lakes) - 15:16:37
* Noburo Tobonari (Northfield) - 15:43:21
* Joseph Pedersen (Lindstrom) - 15:53:33
UPDATE: We received this e-mail:
"....forgot about the western Wisconsinites that routinely compete in the metro in the Ironman AZ results?
"Both Jim Felling (30-34M) and Cindy Tiedke (50-54W) of the Wild River Tri Club posted PB's of 10:08:02 and 13:50:33 respectfully!"
Congratulations Jim & Cindy! Thanks for the heads-up.
Did we miss anyone else? Let us know.
NOTE: No Minnesotans were on the DNF list!