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Ron Daws

Full name: Harry Ronald "Ron" Daws
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Weight: 146 lbs (66 kg)
Born: June 21, 1937 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Died: July 28, 1992
Affiliations: Twin Cities Track Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Related Olympians: Husband (divorced) of Lorraine Moller.

Biography

Ron Daws was a distance runner at the University of Minnesota and later turned to the marathon. He won the AAU marathon in 1967. At Boston he placed fourth in 1969 and fifth in 1968, his best finishes. Daws also ran in the 1967 Pan American Games marathon, but failed to finish.

Personal Bests: 3 miles – 14:02.4 (1968); Mar – 2-23:45 (1967).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 31 Ciudad de México Athletics Men's Marathon United States USA 22

Men's Marathon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1968 Summer 31 Ciudad de México Athletics United States Final Standings 22 2-33:53.0