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The Memorial Hermann Ironman 70.3 Texas will be on April 25 at Galveston Island. The event which was formerly known as Ironman 70.3 Lone Star boasts a prize purse of $75,000. This lured several Ironman world champions and Olympic silver and bronze medalists. Top age group and pro finishers will be included for the 50 slots available for the 2010 Foster Grant Ironman world Championship 70.3.

The men’s race highlights the presence of Andy Potts who won the Ironman 70.3 New Orleans, Terenzo Bozzone and Chris Lieto who was runner up for 2009 Ford Ironman World Championsip. Richie Cunningham of Australia will also be there as with many other premiere triathletes. The winner of the race will definitely have his work cut out for him.

The women’s race is just as bit as high profile as with the men’s line-up. Karin Thurig of Switzerland is present. Thurig was a two-time bronze medalist…

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