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    Women off the bike:

    53 Haley Chura 5:51:36.49 Usa 1
    59 Tine Deckers 5:52:45.25 Bel 2
    71 Asa Lundstrom 5:52:51.35 Swe 3
    52 Amanda Stevens 5:52:53.92 Usa 4
    #IMBrasil Chura’s lead has been reduce to less than 20 seconds at 2 km’s by Lunstrom.
    #IMBrasil Lead change in the women's race as Lundstrom and Deckers storm past Chura at 2.5 km's. Chura is in 3rd +0:28 and Stevens +1:03.
    #IMBrasil Vanhoenacker has O'Donnell inching his way towards him just +1:14 and running 15 sec's faster per km than the leader
    #IMBrasil Lunstrom continues to lead at 4.5 km's and has Deckers sec's back.Stevens has closed the gap to less than a minute running in 3rd
    #IMBrasil Running order at 5 km's
    Lundstrom Lead
    Deckers +0:04
    Stevens +0:48
    Lyles +2:03
    Chura +2:23
    Running order at 19 km’s
    Vanhoenacker Lead
    O’Donnell +1:23
    McMahon +1:14
    Amorelli +5:45
    Matthews +9:33

    Marino interview pre race for #ironmanlive ~ "The bike is my strength and I have to use it" || Entrevista com Marino pre prova para #ironmanlive ~ "A bicicleta é meu forte e eu vou usá-la" #IMFlorianopolis #IMBrasil #ironman #ironmantri #newrecord

    #IMBrasil Brazil's Ascenco, who placed second here at Ironman Brazil in 2014 has dropped out of the men's race today.
    #IMBrasil After finishing the hills, Steven’s now leads Deckers (+0:04) and Lundstrom (+0:18) at 9 km’s.
    #IMBrasil At 23 km's Vanhoenacker is holding off O'Donnell and McMahon who are running together +1:27 off the leader's pace.

    Vanhoenacker leading the race at 23 kms.

    O'Donnell has been chasing the leader for the entire run. Only 1:28 off the pace.

    McMahon running close to O'Donnell.

    #IMBrasil Stevens has stretched out her lead to 45 sec's at 11.5 km's over Deckers and 56 sec's on Lyles who is now in 3rd.
    #IMBrasil at 26.5 Km' s O'Donnell and McMahon have both chewed into Vanhoenacker's lead and now run +1:10 and +1:22 off he pace.
    #IMBrasil Stevens continues to lead and now has Lyles in 2nd, +0:58, Deckers +1:02 and Lundstrom 3rd, +1:41 and Monticeli in 5th, +5:29
    #IMBrasil O'Donnell is now worked is deficit to just under a minute at 29 km's to Vanhoenacker. McMahon remains in third, at +1:48.
    Great men and women's races to watch here at the the Latin American Championship in Brazil.
    #IMBrasil The good Doctor Stevens has now stretched her lead to +1:12 on Lyles and +1:31 in Deckers.
    #IMBrasil: Running order at 31 km’s
    Vanhoenacker Lead
    O’Donnell +0:36
    McMahon +2:02
    Amorelli +5:58
    Butterfield +10:21
    Buckingham +13:49
    #IMBrasil Running order at 16 km’s

    Stevens Leads
    Lyles +1:14
    Deckers +1:37
    Lundstrom +3:39
    Monticeli +5:27
    Chura +7:55
    #IMBrasil at 33 km's of the run, O'Donnell may be going through a rough patch as he has slipped to +0:52 over the last two km's.

    Amorelli running fourth throughout much of the run.

    McMahon running in third right now.

    Vanhoenacker has been steady all day on the run and has less than 10 km's to go.

    #IMBrasil Vanhoenacker nudged his lead up to a full minute on O'Donnell with 6 km's tremaining in the Ironman Latin American Championship.
    #IMBrasil, After 21 km's, Stevens has push her lead up to 1:27 over Lyles who is running in 2nd. Deckers is 3rd, +2:23 and Monticeli +4:01.
    #IM Brasil At 37 km's, Vanhoenacker has successfully stalled out O'Donnell's charge towards the front at +1:18. McMahon is 3rd, +2:24
    #IMBrasil Stevens getting some breathing room as she now has a 1:48 lead on Lyles and +3:02 on advantage on Deckers at 23.5 km's.
    #IMBrasil Vanhoenaker has less than 1 km's to go in the Ironman Latin American Championship and has a +1:34 advantage on his closet rival.

    Waiting the winners.

    #IMBrasil - Marino Vanhoenacker is the 2015 Ironman Latin American Championship.
    #IMBrasil - Vanhoenacker recorded a finish time of 7:53:44.12! #ThatsFast
    #IMBrasil Tim O'Donnell has crossed the line in second.
    #IMBrasil Bent McMahon has finish third. (Times coming)
    IRONMAN Latin American Championship Podium:

    1. Vanhoenacker 7:53:44
    2. O'Donnell 7:55:56
    3. McMahon 7:56:55
    #IMBrasil Igor Amorelli finished fourth and was also completed a sub-eight hour race with his 7:59:36 clocking.
    #IMBrasil Stevens is cruising along with a +1:28 lead on Lyles. Monticeli is flying and has powered her way into third, at +2:18.
    #IMBrasil - If Monticeli and Stevens maintain their current pace, Monticeli could grab the win close to the end of the marathon.
    #IMBrasil Stevens is getting some heat now from both Lyles and Monticeli as both women are running together just +1:07 off the leaders pace 30 km.
    #IMBrasil Monticeli is flying and now is in 2nd and within 45 sec's of Stevens at 32.5 km's. Lyles is hanging in therein 3rd at +0:58
    #IMBrasil Stevens lead is down to 27 sec's at 32 km's. Lyles is running in third at +0:59.
    #IMBrasil Monticeli has Stevens in her sights and is only 15 seconds behind the leader at 33.25 km's.
    #IMBrasil Brazil's Monticeli is now the new leader of the Ironman Latin American Championship at 34.5 km's
    #IMBrasil - Running order at 35 km’s

    Monticeli Leads
    Stevens +0:10
    Lyles +0:53
    Deckers +4:43
    Chura +9:47
    Wassner +9:57
    #IMBrasil Monticeli has stretch her lead to 21 sec's over Stevens at 36.5 km's. Lyles is holding steady at just under a minute back in 3rd
    #IMBrasil -Running order at 37.5 km’s

    Monticeli Leads
    Stevens +0:39
    Lyles +0:53
    Deckers +5:45
    Wassner +10:31
    Chura +11:09

    #IMBrasil - At 38.5 km’s, Monticeli now has advantages of 53 and 58sec's on Stevens and Lyles.
    #IMBrasil - Lyles and Stevens are running side by side 39 km's, one minute behind Monticeli.
    #IMBasil At 40. 5 km's Monticeli has a 51 sec lead on Lyles, while Stevens is running in third, +1:28 off the pace.
    Brazil’s Ariane Monticeli is your 2015 IRONMAN Latin American Championship winner here in Florianopolis

    Ariane Monticeli from Brazil takes the title.

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