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Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Thomas Lurz Gets Back In The Groove In Santos
Thomas Lurz, the multi-time world champion, stayed in his groove and maintained his edge as the favorite leading up to the World Championships in Shanghai this coming July. The final results are as follows:
1. THOMAS LURZ (GER) 2.06.05
2. SPYRIDON GIANNIOTIS (GRE) 2.06.08
3. FRANCISCO JOSE HERVAS (ESP) 2.06.13
4. ALLAN DO CARMO (BRA) 2.06.14
5. BRIAN RYCKEMAN (BEL) 2.06.15
6. CHRISTIAN REICHERT (GER) 2.06.17
7. ANDREAU WASCHBURGER (GER) 2.06.18
8. MARK WARKENTIN (USA) 2.06.24
9. PETAR STOYCHEV (BUL) 2.06.28
10. IVAN LOPEZ (MEX) 2.06.30
11. UKRAINE IGOR SNITKO (UKR) 2.06.34
12. LUIS ESCOBAR (MEX) 2.06.36
13. MICHAEL DMTREIV (ISR) 2.06.37
14. REPUBLIC JAN POSMOURNY (CZE) 2.06.39
15. RODRIGO ELORZA (MEX) 2.06.42
16. IVAN ENDERICA OCHOA (ECU) 2.06.43
17. ERWIN MALDONADO (VEN) 2.06.44
18. DAMIAN BLAUM (ARG) 2.06.45
19. VICTOR HUGO RIBEIRO COLONESE (BRA) 2.06.45
20. DIOGO ANDRADE VILLARINHO (BRA) 2.06.46
21. MIGUEL ALEJANDRO MARTINEZ HERNANDEZ (ME) 2.06.46
22. ARSENIY LAVRENTYEV (POR) 2.06.47
23. VICTOR SIMÕES (BRA) 2.06.48
24. GABRIEL RAUL VILLAGOIZ (ARG) 2.07.01
25. DAVY BILLIAU (BEL) 2.08.04
25. SAMUEL DE BONA (BRA) 2.08.13.98
26 99 UKRAINE IGOR CHERVVYNSKIY UKR) 2.08.43
27 69 BRAZIL MATHEUS EVANGELISTA 2.08.56
28 64 BRAZIL LINECKER DENARDI SCARPELLI 2.09.00
30 66 BRAZIL LUCAS OLIVEIRA 2.09.05
31 85 MEXICO ALAN ROJAS 2.09.07
32 81 ECUADOR SANTIAGO ENDERICA SALGADO 2.09.08
33 57 ARGENTINA MARTIN CARRIZO 2.09.10
34 65 BRAZIL LUAN VILHA DE SOUZA 2.09.12
35 74 CHILE ALVARO TRENHELA 2.09.14
36 96 VENEZUELA ANGEL MOREIRA 2.09.46
37 90 MEXICO MANUEL CHIU 2.11.00
38. CAIO ROMÃO SEREBRANIK (BRA) 2.11.05
39. FERNANDO PONTES (BRA) 2.13.37
40. LUIZ GUSTAVO FORATTO G. DE BARROS (BRA) 2.13.50
41. ROBERTO PENAILILLO (CHI) 2.16.23
42. NICOLAS ARRIZ MIFFIN (PER) 2.21.39
43. FERNANDO PROCHNOW (BRA) 2.22.09
44. FELIPE TAPIA (CHI) 2.31.26
45. VICENTE VIDAL (CHILE) 18.104.22.168
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