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  • Potts getting aid at mile 10. Looks strong and unwaivered by the

  • Jackson slaying the run course.

  • At mile 10 Potts' gap has grown to a staggering 15 minutes on Twelsiek who is taking his time getting his fluids in. 3, 4 and 5 (Millward, Kilshaw, Wurtele) are all right there, looking strong and motivated for podium spots. #IMCDA
  • Alan Wolfe is at mile 70 on the bike. He is wearing bib #179, in memory of Jon Blais, ALS warrior. Read more about how YOU can wear the bib.

    In Coeur d'Alene, a Roll to Remember

    IRONMAN.comCity councilman Alan Wolfe will be crossing the finish line this weekend wearing a very special bib number.
  • TOP 10 Pro Women out of T2

    1 6:14:33 33 Heather Jackson OR USA
    2 6:17:56 3:24 31 Amanda Stevens CO USA
    3 6:24:17 9:44 40 Katy Blakemore CO USA
    4 6:26:58 12:25 34 Amber Ferreira NH USA
    5 6:27:12 12:39 38 Kim Schwabenbauer PA USA
    6 6:32:23 17:50 49 Jen Annett BC CAN
    7 6:34:49 20:17 42 Haley Cooper-Scott WA USA
    8 6:35:09 20:37 37 Leslie Dimichele Miller VA USA
    9 6:36:26 21:53 50 Laura Siddall CA GBR
    10 6:37:02 22:30 46 Tamara Kozulina UKR
  • At 4 miles, Jackson has increased her lead over Stevens by a minute (from 3 minutes to over 4 minutes) since she blazed out of T2. #IMCDA
  • Katy Blakemore in 3rd, 11 min back

  • Wurtele and Millward are running neck in neck for 2nd. Behind them, Kilshaw, Twelsiek, then a gap to Lieto, Gomes, Brandon...#IMCDA
  • Pain train at mile 10

  • Apparently Amber Ferreira and Jen Annett got drafting penalties on the bike. They're now 4th and 6th on the run, respectively. #IMCDA
  • Amber Ferreira is closing the gap quickly, running a quick pace in 4th 13 min back. Probably about to take 3rd...#IMCDA
  • Millward and Wurtele neck in neck for 2nd, 17 min behind Potts. #IMCDA
  • Jackson almost to the turnaround.

  • Ferreira now in 3rd, Blakemore in 4th. Stevens still 4 min back of Jackson, who is now at mile 6.5. Schwabenbaeur in 5th
  • Barring a catastrophic blow-up, this is Jackson's race to win. She just keeps opening up more and more of a gap. She's now past mile 7.22. #IMCDA
  • Schwabenbauer has now passed Blakemore for 4th. #IMCDA
  • Stats: TOP 10 Pro Women - Fastest Bike

    1 5:08:32 33 Heather Jackson OR USA
    2 5:16:02 7:31 38 Kim Schwabenbauer PA USA
    3 5:19:52 11:20 31 Amanda Stevens CO USA
    4 5:20:43 12:12 34 Amber Ferreira NH USA
    5 5:21:10 12:39 49 Jen Annett BC CAN
    6 5:24:10 15:39 40 Katy Blakemore CO USA
    7 5:24:36 16:05 44 Sarah Graves MT USA
    8 5:25:28 16:56 46 Tamara Kozulina UKR
    9 5:26:02 17:31 42 Haley Cooper-Scott WA USA
    10 5:28:06 19:34 35 Alyssa Godesky VA USA
  • Jackson's race-best bike (5:08:32)--8 minutes over the next fastest, Kim Schwabenbauer, put her in a great position today. Both woman are quick runners, too. #IMCDA
  • Potts at mile 16

  • Potts still leads at mile 18. Millward 18:3 back. Wurtele 19 min back. #IMCDA
  • Ferreira looking strong and running her way up

  • Potts is at mile 20 with a 20 minute lead over Millward. Sounds safe to us... #IMCDA
  • Wurtele also 20 minutes back in 3rd, Kilshaw in 4th 21:00 back, Delsaut in 5th 26:00, Barrett in 6th 27:40 back, Gomes in 7th 28:29 back, Twelsik in 8th 30 min back. #IMCDA
  • We're about 30 minutes from the pro finish of the 13th annual #IMCDA! Excited to be here for the next 5 years, too, and with a new 70.3 as well!
  • Stevens looking smooth through mile 11

  • At mile 18, Delsaut in 5th. Kilshaw still with the lead on him. But Delsaut looking way stronger. Likely can close the gap over the last 10 miles.
  • Top 12 pro men at mile 15. (Potts is currently at 22 though)

    1 7:04:47 1 Andy Potts CO USA
    2 7:23:24 18:38 7 Callum Millward NZL
    3 7:23:50 19:03 4 Trevor Wurtele BC CAN
    4 7:25:21 20:35 18 Stephen Kilshaw BC CAN
    5 7:30:48 26:01 10 Trevor Delsaut FRA
    6 7:31:54 27:07 9 Barrett Brandon TX USA
    7 7:33:06 28:19 11 Pedro Gomes AZ PRT
    8 7:33:52 29:05 3 Maik Twelsiek AZ DEU
    9 7:36:07 31:20 13 Derek Garcia ID USA
    10 7:38:13 33:26 21 Jonathan Shearon AZ USA
    11 7:38:42 33:55 2 Matt Russell CO USA
    12 7:44:42 39:55 17 Patrick Evoe CO USA
  • Kim Schwabenbauer has passed Ferreira into 3rd and has about a 20-second lead. #IMCDA
  • Women #IMCDA: Jackson, Stevens (6:29 back), Schwabenbaueur. (16:38 back)
  • Men #IMCDA: Potts, Millward (19 back), Wurtele (21 back)
  • Jackson through halfway point of the marathon with a 7 minute lead! #IMCDA
  • Schwabenbaeur in 3rd looking strong

  • Potts is at mile 23! He can taste the finish line (and we bet it's salty). #IMCDA
  • Go to your home, athletes. (Name the movie reference...)

  • Hardest workers in the bunch.

  • Potts with less than 2 to victory!

  • Potts facts: 5 ironman victories under his belt including 2 here, 3 in Lake Placid and one in Cozumel. #IMCDA
  • Potts swam a 50:30 (3rd out of water) and biked a 4:33. The crowd is about to welcome this defending champion home! #IMCDA
  • Heather Jackson looking solid and comfortable in the lead with ten miles to go.

  • Jackson is at mile 17 with a 10 minute lead. Her first IRONMAN title is so close she can smell it... #IMCDA
  • The men's record was set here in 2013 by Ben Hoffman, in 8:17. #IMCDA
  • Potts FTW!

  • Kilsa has passed Weurtele and moved into third at mile 23.
  • Potts: "I pushed hard when I was feeling bad and I pushed hard when I was feeling good." #IMCDA
  • Callum Millward in second with 2 miles to go, with 2 minutes up on third.

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