Barb Lindquist – Babbittville

2004 Olympian Barb Lindquist is the MVP of USA Triathlon. Her job is to scout the high school and college scene and identify potentially great triathletes. She discovered the woman who is now the very best in the world, Gwen Jorgensen, and Gwen is just the first of many. Subscribe to Babbittville Radio on iTunes  …

Matt Hanson – Babbittville

Matt Hanson got into the sport four short years ago and is now the Ironman Triathlon North American Champion. With his big $30,000 pay day in Texas along with the course record, the question becomes: how fast can he go in Kona in October?   Subscribe to Babbittville Radio on iTunes   Sponsors Subscribe to…

Faris Al-Sultan – Babbittville

He is as old school as they come. After 35 Ironman events, nine top ten finishes in Kona, including his 2005 Ironman World Championship title, Faris Al-Sultan has decided to retire. Faris, as always, was a great interview!   Subscribe to Babbittville Radio on itunes   Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter Subscribe to Babbittville Babbittville On…

Bill Rodgers – Babbittville

He is the four-time winner of both the Boston Marathon and the New York City Marathon. He ran 59 marathons in his career and went sub-2:15 an unbelievable 28 times. Bill Rodgers came on to chat about his big wins, his races against Frank Shorter, and the pixie dust his Greater Boston Track Club coach…

Nicola Spirig – Babbittville

Nicola Spirig from Switzerland was born on February 7, 1982, one day after the classic race in Kona where Kathleen McCartney won the Ironman while Julie Moss crawled to the finish and immortality. Obviously destined to be a triathlete, Nicola started in the sport at the age of 10 and made her first Olympic Team…

Lisa Jhung – Babbittville

Lisa Jhung’s new book is called Trailhead: The Dirt On All things Trail Running and it’s awesome. To run forever, the reality is that you need to incorporate trails into your life. Beyond the nuts and bolts of how and why to run on dirt, the format, the style, and the graphics make the book a…

Liz Lyles – Babbittville

Liz Lyles did her first triathlon in a surfing wetsuit and on a borrowed mountain bike without clip on pedals. She won her age group. The mother of two turned pro in 2012 and won Ironman Wisconsin that same summer. In October of 2014 she was the first American when she took seventh at the…

Jeff Carr – Babbittville

Jeff Carr is the COO of the Special Olympics World Games that will be in Los Angeles from July 25th – August 2nd. The event will have a financial impact of $450 million dollars, and 7,000 athletes from 177 countries will be in town for the festivities. Check out la2015.org for more information.   Sponsors Subscribe to…