Texas Ironman

“Memorial Hermann Ironman Texas”
The World Triathlon Corporation announced today a new member of the Ironman family.
This makes it the 25th in the yearly Ironman calendar.
Date -May 21st 2011
Distance 2.4 mile Swim 112 mile Cycle 26.2 mile marathon.
Ironman slots – 65 for the world Ford Ironman World Triathlon championships on Saturday October 8th 2011.
Purse - Total price money for the professionals - $100,000 for the male and female professional triathletes.
Registration – opens on 25th June 2010 CDT
Entry Fee- $600 USD Foundation slots $1200 USD
Age – to be eligible triathletes must be at least 18 years old on race day 21st May 2011
Texas ironman web site is @ www.ironmantexas.com.
Triathlete enquiries contact texas@ironman.com.

Ironman Swim
Lake Woodlands.
Start at the North shore Park Lake Woodlands and exit at the Town Green Park. (Transition area)
Ironman Bike
Cycle in a westerly direction thru the Woodlands then onto the typical rolling scenic farming area of east Texas.
Ironman Run
The Ironman marathon is held all in the woodlands area with the finish line in the Market Street.
 
 Other information
Memorial Hermann Healthcare System is the largest non-profit healthcare provider serving greater Houston will serve as title sponsor of this Ironman event.

The Texas Medical centre is one of the best institutes in the USA observing human performance and sports medicine.
 
Texas the home to Lance Armstrong will be held in north of downtown Houston the Woodlands.
It is rumoured he may compete in Hawaii.
Who knows will he do this Ironman or watch it before Kona?

See below List of the world Ironman triathlons including each web site for up to date details and information.
Klagenfurt Austria http://www.ironmanaustria.com
Coeur d’Alene Idaho USA http://www.ironmancda.com
Nice France http://www.ironmanfrance.com
Frankfurt Germany http://www.ironman.de
Lake Placid New York http://ironmanlakeplacid.com
Zurich Switzerland http://www.ironman.ch
Regensburg Germany http://www.ironman-regensburg.de
Bolton UK http://www.ironmanuk.com
Louisville Kentucky USA http://www.ironmanlouisville.com
Penticton Canada http://www.ironman.ca
Wisconsin USA http://www.ironmanwisconsin.com
Kona Hawaii Ford Ironman World Triathlon Championships http://ironman.com/worldchampionship
Panama City Florida USA http://www.ironmanflorida.com
Tempe Arizona USA http://www.ironmanarizona.com
Cozumel Quintana Roo Mexico http://www.ironmancozumel.com
Busselton Australia http://www.ironmanwesternaustralia.com
Taupo New Zealand http://www.ironman.co.nz
Port Elizabeth South Africa http://www.ironmansouthafrica.com
Port Macquarie New South Wales Australia http://www.ironmanaustralia.com
St George Utah USA http://www.ironmanstgeorge.com
Lanzarote Canary Islands Spain http://www.ironmanlanzarote.com
The Woodlands Texas USA http://www.ironmantexas.com
Jixian Tianjin China http://www.IronmanChina.com
Florianopolis Island Brazilhttp://www.ironmanbrazil.com