70.3 St. Croix 2009 images

Timothy O'Donnell and Catriona Morrison came away with great wins at the 2009 Ironman 70.3 St. Croix. Photographer Ramon Serrano captured great images of the event.

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Bryan Rhodes and TJ Tollakson get ready to check out the swim course.

The beautiful waters were quite crowded at times.

Lisa Bentley with husband David Cracknell, Jo Lawn and Armando Galarraga the day before the race.

Everyone seems quite calm after the pro race meeting.

Richie Cunningham is very focused on race morning

A very relaxed Dirk Bockel smiles for the camera.

Will it be Amanda Lovato's day today?

Bree Wee in a bit of a jovial mood before the start.

It is time for Mirinda Carfrae to head to the start.

Richie Cunningham was in the top ten out of the water behind leaders Dirk Bockel and Stuart Hayes.

Michael Lovato heads out on his Kestrel Airfoil

Fernanda Keller is like the energizer bunny that races, races and races.

Nichole Guembel and Amanda Lovato getting ready to head out on the bike.

Mirinda Carfrae set the pace on her Cannondale Slice.

The course in St. Croix is quite tough, and Bree Wee had one of the fastest bike splits.

Eventual winner Catriona Morrison in flight on her Planet X

During the race in St. Croix, Igor Amorelli had many folks ask Igor Who? But after his 2nd place he is no longer an unknown.

Richie Cunningham finished third this year.

Timothy O'Donnell was the pirate who conquered St. Croix and came away with the win.

A very happy Catriona Morrison after the race.