Athletes Beat the Heat in 2022 Door County Half Iron

A sun-swept, 80-degree day greeted competitors in Sunday’s Half Iron race, the final event of the 2022 Door County Triathlon. it was warmer than some liked, but it didn’t slow Alfredo Ramirez Pinho, who paced the field in 4:04:02. The 33 year-old finished 35 seconds ahead of James Burke, 43.

In the women’s race, Jess Barrett was all alone at the top. The 43-year-old finished in 4:45:08, a minute and 27 seconds in front of second-place Maggie Swanson.

Runners faced warm temperatures during the race, but these runners cruised through the Egg Harbor Marina near mile 4 of the 2022 Door County Half Iron Triathlon. Photo by Myles Dannhausen Jr.

A total of 395 competitors finished the race, which includes a 1.2-mile swim, 56-mile bike ride, and 13.1-mile run. The finishers included 249 men and 146 women, with an average finish time of 6:14:06.

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2022 Door County Half Iron Triathlon Top Finishers


  1. Alfredo Ramirez Pinho, 33, 4:04:02
  2. James Burke, 43, 4:04:37
  3. Brian Andryk, 29, 4:15:18


  1. Jess Barrett, 43, 4:45:08
  2. Maggie Swanson, 28, 4:46:35
  3. Christine Sonnemann, 43, 4:47:01