Thanks to IM Able for this news:
Boulder, CO - Ironman North America is pleased to announce that there will be additional entry opportunities for the 2007 Subaru Ironman Canada and Ford Ironman Wisconsin events by way of a lottery.
Each event will have 100 general entry spots available via the lottery. Lottery entry will be available through the individual race sites and administered through www.active.com
Entry to the lottery is $20 US for each event. This fee is non-refundable; however, those athletes selected via the lottery will have this amount credited towards their entry fee.
The lottery will open for both events on Tuesday, October 10th and will close on Tuesday,
The selected athletes will be notified by email, on Friday, November 3rd. Please log onto www.ironman.ca to register for the Subaru Ironman Canada lottery and log onto www.ironmanwisconsin.com for the Ford Ironman Wisconsin lottery.Subaru Ironman Canada will be held for the 25th time on Sunday, August 26, 2007 in Penticton. BC and Ford Ironman Wisconsin will take place for the sixth time on Sunday, September 9, 2007 in Madison, WI.
This will be the secondary backup plan. I am planning on success registering for IM Louiseville. Should that applecart be upset...