Hell of the West AUS Pro Start List

Thursday 23 March 2023

This iconic Long Course Triathlon event that started in 1989 and has seen some world’s best athletes complete. The 32nd annual Barambah Organics Hell of the West (HOTW) triathlon weekend is set to go ahead in Goondiwindi on Saturday 25 March 2023.

In the Men's race, 2022 HOTW winner Josh Amberger is back to defend his title, while 2 x winner Sam Betten is also back in a quest to win a 3rd title, a feat no male is yet to achieve. However these past winners will have to overcome the largest field of professional men ever assembled to race HOTW, with 22 talented athletes toeing the line.

While the Men's professional field is the largest in the history of the event, the women field is the most highly credentialed, with have seen and will be headlined by none other than World No. 1 Ashleigh Gentle. The world No.1 won't have it all her own way, with in form athlete Ellie Salthouse back to add another HOTW title to her name. Add in 2021 Cairns Ironman Champion Kylie Simpson and two previous HOTW 2nd place getters in Courtney Gilfillan and Meredith Hill the women race will be of the highest quality. 

MALE PRO:
Max Neumann
Josh Amberger
Tim van Berkel
Fraser Walsh
Kurt McDonald
Joel Wooldridge
Kieran Storch
Kurt Fryer
Liam Duval
Jye Spriggs
Michael Boult
Edward Vining
Josh Wooldridge
Travis Coleman
Sam Betten
Joe Begbie
Nathan Dortmann
Luke Harvey
Nathan Josefski
Damien McMahon
Harry Wiles

FEMALE PRO:
Ashleigh Gentle
Ellie Salthouse
Kylie Simpson
Shannon Sutton
Meredith Hill
Courtney Gilfillan
Sarah Thomas
Emily Donker
Rebecca Preston

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