Events

Philip Graves, Bella Bayliss Win Ironman U.K.

Bella Bayliss defended her title by leading virtually from start to finish, while Ironman rookie Philip Graves, 20, became the youngest Ironman champion in history with his wire-to-wire win over men's defending champion Stephen Bayliss at today's Ironman UK event in Bolton.

Bella Bayliss defended her title by leading virtually from start to finish, while Ironman rookie Philip Graves, 20, became the youngest Ironman champion in history with his wire-to-wire win over men’s defending champion Stephen Bayliss at today’s Ironman UK event in Bolton.

Ironman Uniked Kingdom
Bolton, Great Britain
August 2, 2009
2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike, 26.2-mile run

Men

1. Philip Graves (GBR) 8:45:51
2. Stephen Bayliss (GBR) 8:48:29
3. Jarmo Hast (FIN) 8:57:58
4. Dejan Patrcevic (CRO) 9:00:20
5. Nicholas Peter Ward Munoz (ESP) 9:12:46

Women
1. Bella Bayliss (SCO) 9:33:59
2. Abigail Bayley (GBR) 9:46:15
3. Irene Kinnegim (NED) 10:06:40
4. Karina Ottosen (DEN) 10:49:08
5. Julia Hild (GER) 11:13:15