Moreno (BRA) and Jefferson (USA) win 2010 Ixtapa Zihuatanejo Pan American ITU Triathlon Cup

By Gustavo Svane | 22 May, 2010

Carla Moreno (Brazil) and Sean Jefferson (USA) won the XXVI Ixtapa Zihuatanejo Televisa Deportes Jumex Sport International Triathlon, which was run in México. As this event awarded points in the elite category for the Continental Cup, these athletes obtained points for their ITU Ranking.

The XXVI Ixtapa Zihuatanejo Televisa Deportes Jumex Sport International Triathlon was the fifth event of the 2010 National Triathlon Circuit. For the junior category, it was the Pan American Junior Triathlon Championship and qualified athletes for the World Championship. The swimming leg of the race was cancelled due to extremely hard water conditions, with waves higher than 6 metres. Instead, athletes started the race with a 2-kilometre run, followed by 20K of cycling and a final 5-kilometre run. The Elite athletes competed on a 3K-40K-10K course.

Related Event: 2010 Ixtapa ITU Triathlon Pan American Cup
22 May, 2010 • event pageall results
Results: Elite Women
1. Carla Moreno BRA 01:59:01
2. Vanessa Gianinni BRA 01:59:43
3. Dunia Gomez Tirado MEX 01:59:55
4. Favia Diaz CHI 02:00:25
5. Flavia Fernandes BRA 02:02:17
6. Victoria Perez VEN 02:02:35
7. Kathy Rakel USA 02:02:52
8. Heidi Sarna USA 02:03:26
9. Andrea Barraza MEX 02:03:38
10. Adriana Fabiola Corona MEX 02:05:04
Results: Elite Men
1. Sean Jefferson USA 01:42:26
2. Seth Wealing USA 01:42:44
3. Crisanto Grajales MEX 01:43:36
4. Jeffrey Phillips CAN 01:43:55
5. Eligio Cervantes Islas MEX 01:44:41
6. Carlos Arcadia Vargas MEX 01:44:47
7. Gerardo Vergara GUA 01:44:54
8. Andre Paul Baillargeon Smith CAN 01:45:00
9. Rom Akerson CRC 01:45:17
10. Oliver Gonzalez MEX 01:45:29
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