raymond botelho                                 professional ironman triathlete




  Hometown: Newport, RI-USA  

  Resides: Cape Cod, Massachusetts-USA  

 Background: Professional Ironman Triathlete, Coach, Fitness Trainer

                             Coaching and Fitness Trainer since 1998

                             Professional Lifeguard-Ocean Rescue 1993-2003                            

 First Ironman: 1996 ESPIRIT Ironman Montreal  9th Overall-1st 20-24  9:49:19

 Favorite Race:  Ironman Texas



 - 24x Ironman Finisher

  - TOP 5 Ironman times:  8:43h-2018 IMTX, 8:47h-2013 IMAZ,  8:47h-2015 IMChattanooga,  8:53h-2017 IMTX,  8:55h-2017 IMCOZ 

 - 2013  Ironman World Championship-Kailua Kona, HI  9:16:28


- 12th PRO    2017 Ironman Cozumel, Mexico

 - 9th  PRO    2015 Ironman 70.3 Eagleman - Cambridge, MD

 - 7th  PRO    2014 Ironman Lake Placid, NY

 - 9th  PRO    2013 Ironman Louisville, Kentucky

 - 12th PRO   2015 Ironman North American Championship -The Woodlands, TX

  - 7th  PRO   2011 Ironman 70.3 Rhode Island - Providence, RI


 - 2x Ironman CHAMPION- Plymouth Rock Triathlon Festival  "IDT" 2008 and 2009

   *The only 2 Ironman distance  races held in New England since 1994

 - 50+ Victories at all distances

 - 100+ Top 5 Overall  finishes in 150+ competitions Internationally


  Hobbies: Drums, Surfing, Snowboarding, Golf            

 Favorite Movies: HEAT, Filthy Habits, The Saint        

 Favorite Food: chocalate donuts, french fries

 Music:  DAFT PUNK, The Killers,  TOOL, Red Hot Chillipeppers, Foals, Incubus,  Smashing Pumpkins,  Angels & Airwaves

 Favorite Destination:  San Diego, CA