Michellie Jones – Babbittville

When it comes to greatness over time and over different distances, runner Rod Dixon is at the very top of our all-time list. Not too far behind, though, is triathlete Michellie Jones who dominated the legendary non-drafting triathlons like Chicago, St. Anthony’s and Escape from Alcatraz ,won the first ever XTERRA Off -Road World Championship,…

Rod Dixon Part 2 – Babbittville

In Part 2 of our classic interview with Rod Dixon, we start out with his move from the track to the roads in the early 1980’s, his amazing come-from-behind win over England’s Geoff Smith at the 1983 New York City Marathon, and his creation of his Kid’s Marathon Program. No one is more dynamic than the amazing…

Mike Rouse – Babbittville

A lot of people will tell you that running saved their life. For Mike Rouse, finding running while he was doing prison time made him the person he is today. What a story!         Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter Subscribe to Babbittville Babbittville On YouTube Toughman Velofix ATV Swim Spas Links Babbittville Radio on…

Dan Empfield – Babbittville

He is the creator of the swimming wetsuit and the tri-centric website slowtwitch.com. It was a blast to spend some time catching up with triathlon legend Dan Empfield.     Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter Subscribe to Babbittville Babbittville On YouTube Toughman Velofix ATV Swim Spas Links Babbittville Radio on iTunes Babbitt Media Group Babbittville Radio on Stitcher…

Groundbreakers – Babbittville

Watching the great Mo’ne Davis throwing heat against the boys in the Little League World Series yesterday made me think back to women who have broken barriers in our sports. This photo from Peter Read Miller is from the start of the second-ever Ironman Triathlon on Sans Souci Beach on Oahu in February of 1979.…

Caroline Steffen – Babbittville

We discussed Caroline’s change of coaches from Brett Sutton to Chris McCormack, how she fell in love with Hawaii, and her thoughts on defending her title in Roth. “I’m a happy racer and trainer again.” [box style=”media”] Subscribe to our Babbittville YouTube channel here [/box]   Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter Subscribe to Babbittville Babbittville On YouTube…