2017 Kona To Boston – Babbittville

2017 Ironman World Championship Boston Marathon Qualifiers   From our friends at SportStats…. There were 135 Ironman World Championship finishers who ran qualifying times for the Boston Marathon on October 14th. Which means they are the chosen few who, after someone tells them they qualifed for Boston in Chicago or New York and then asks…

Chrissie Wellington’s Final Kona – Babbittville

It was the toughest call she had ever had to make…. Three-time Ironman defending champion, Chrissie Wellington, was forced drop out the morning of the 2010 race with a viral infection. With Wellington not in the race, Australia’s Mirinda Carfrae won her first Ironman World Championship title. So when Wellington crashed hard during a group…

Countdown to Kona 2017: Part 4 – Babbittville

Welcome to Part 4 of our 3rd annual Babbittville Countdown to Kona!    This year we are featuring 50 of our favorite Ironman sound bites from our Babbittville interviews.    Follow along on our countdown each day on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter!      Part 4 of the Kona Countdown:    20 #KonaCountdown 20 days Today’s…

Abby Arne – Babbittville

Just Like Abby   Meet Abby Arne…   Find out more about the Angel City Games here.        Find out more about The Challenged Athletes Foundation here, and the San Diego Triathlon Challenge here.        Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter Subscribe to Babbittville Babbittville On YouTube Toughman Velofix ATV Swim Spas Links Babbittville…

February 1982 Ironman – Babbittville

In February of 1982, two young college students changed the course of Ironman history. Julie Moss led deep into the marathon when she simply ran out of gas and her body shut down. As she staggered toward the finish on Ali’i Drive, Kathleen McCartney moved ever closer. When Moss collapsed 50 feet shy of the…

Countdown to Kona 2017 – Babbittville

Welcome to our 3rd annual Babbittville Countdown to Kona!    This year we are featuring 50 of our favorite Ironman sound bites from our Babbittville interviews.    Follow along on our countdown each day on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter!  Catch up with Part 1 of the Countdown to Kona 2017 here…..    50 Starting this…

Gabriel Cardier – Babbittville

The Runner Meet Gabriel Cardier…       Find out more about the Angel City Games here.        Find out more about The Challenged Athletes Foundation here, and the San Diego Triathlon Challenge here.        Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter Subscribe to Babbittville Babbittville On YouTube Toughman Velofix ATV Swim Spas Links…