Eneko Llanos, Julie Dibens win Hawaiian Airlines Double

Oct. 24, 2010

Eneko Llanos from Spain won the men’s pro Hawaiian Airlines Double award for the 5th consecutive year today.  Llanos placed 7th at the Ironman World Championship in 8:22:02, and 6th at XTERRA Worlds today for a combined time of 11:02:46, his fastest combined total time in the last five years.  Julie Dibens from Bath, England won the women’s pro “Double” with a 3rd place finish in Kona, and a 2nd place in Maui today for a combined 12:09:36.

In the amateur double competition Thomas Vonach had the best combined times with a 12:24:35, while Amber Monforte won the women’s amateur title in a combined 14:08:52.

The Hawaiian Airlines “Double” purse is awarded to the pro and amateur men and women with the fastest combined time at Ironman Hawaii World Championship in Kona, Hawaii and the XTERRA World Championship in Makena, Maui.  The two events are held just two weeks apart.  Hawaiian Airlines pays $2,500 to both the top man and woman professionals, while the amateur winners receive round trip tickets for two from the U.S. west coast to Hawaii.


Men's Pros
Name Hometown Division Ironman XTERRA Total
Eneko Llanos Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain MPro 8:22:02 2:40:44 11:02:46
Michi Weiss Vienna, Austria MPro 8:29:15 2:36:45 11:06:00
Tyler Butterfield Hamilton, Bermuda MPro 8:46:16 2:57:52 22:08:46
Women's Pros
Julie Dibens Bath, England WPro 9:10:04 2:59:32 12:09:36
Men's Amateurs
Thomas Vonach Schwarzach, Austria M35-39 9:28:56 2:55:39 12:24:35
Slater Fletcher Huntington Beach, CA M30-34 9:27:10 3:01:37 12:28:47
Raoul De Jongh Cape Town, South Africa M30-34 9:37:23 3:01:00 12:38:23
Mark Geoghegan Honolulu, Hawaii M45-49 9:43:15 3:06:26 12:49:41
Pablo Ureta Fribourg, Switzerland M30-34 9:37:16 3:13:32 12:50:48
Martin Simkanin Bratslava, Slovakia M40-44 9:42:19 3:13:49 12:56:08
Daniel Mannweiler Bonn, Germany M30-34 9:29:29 3:27:30 12:56:59
Eric Kollai Kailua, Hawaii M30-34 9:59:14 3:10:28 13:09:42
Richard Stoffel Zurich, Switzerland M40-44 9:38:42 3:34:05 13:12:47
Morgan Zbinden Fribourg, Switzerland M40-44 10:15:30 3:16:44 13:32:14
Martin Leclaire Munich, Germany M40-44 10:12:36 3:38:56 13:51:32
Todd Borke Anchorage, Alaska M40-44 11:41:42 3:39:53 15:21:35
Nicholas Kaiser Honolulu, Hawaii M55-59 11:31:36 4:06:12 15:37:48
Peter Wood La Jolla, California M65-69 12:04:43 4:06:19 16:11:02
Stephen DeWald Mililani, Hawaii M40-44 12:51:07 4:10:58 17:02:05
Women's Amateurs
Amber Monforte Reno, Nevada W30-34 10:50:00 3:18:52 14:08:52
Mindy Fernando Franklin, Michigan W30-34 10:47:35 3:50:02 14:37:37
Rachel Beckmann Beaverton, Oregon W25-29 11:31:37 3:49:32 15:21:09
Beverly Watson Alberta, Canada W55-59 12:24:04 3:56:39 16:20:43