IRONMAN Hawaii

Top-10 of 1978 (18 February)
Men
Pl. Name Nat. Age Total Swim Bike Run
1

HALLER, Gordon

USA 28 11:46:40 1:20:40 6:56:00 3:30:00
2

DUNBAR, John

USA 12:20:27 1:00:15 7:04:00 4:03:00
3

ORLOWSKI, Dave

USA 13:59:13 1:09:15 7:51:00 4:59:00
4

EMBERSON, Ian

USA 14:03:25 1:01:40 7:47:00 5:15:00
5

LEWIS, Sterling

USA 14:04:35 1:02:30 7:47:00 5:15:00
6

KNOLL, Tom

USA 14:45:11 2:13:05 8:19:00 4:13:00
7

FOREST, Henry

USA 15:30:14 1:36:42 8:47:00 5:06:00
8

DAY, Frank

USA 16:38:31 1:44:20 8:45:00 6:09:00
9

COLLINS, John

USA 17:00:38 1:31:15 9:15:00 6:14:00
10

HAPAI, Archie

USA 17:24:22 0:57:35 8:06:00 8:20:00

 

 

Women
Pl. Name Nat. Age Total Swim Bike Run

NOTE: No woman competed in the first event in 1978.

PRINT TABLE

IRONMAN Hawaii 1978 – The Facts

15 men participated in the initial event held on 18 February 1978 on Oahu. Twelve completed the race, led by the first 'Iron Man', Gordon Haller. John Collins finished in just over 17 hours.

 

 

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