John McAvoy – Babbittville

How do you go from armed robbery and serving a double life sentence in prison to completing an Ironman triathlon? John McAvoy’s story is one you have to hear to believe: He discovered rowing while in prison, set seven UK indoor rowing national records and three world records. When he got out of jail, John discovered…

Anthony Sullivan – Babbittville

Anthony Sullivan went from selling surf t-shirts at street fairs in England to becoming one of the most successful pitchmen in history. He also has a long history in endurance sports and is hoping to one day complete an Ironman.   Subscribe to Babbittville Radio on iTunes   Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter Subscribe to Babbittville…

Kent Holder – Babbittville

Kent Holder is going to be running his 36th consecutive Catalina Island Marathon on March 11th. What are you waiting for? Sign up today at runcatalina.com and join him!   Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter Subscribe to Babbittville UCAN Toughman Velofix Polar Links Babbittville Radio on Apple Podcasts Babbitt Media Group Babbittville Radio on Stitcher Challenged Athletes…

Upcoming Podcasts with Gwen Jorgenson, Anthony Sullivan, and more! – Babbittville

In the most recent editions of Babbittville Radio – your host Bob Babbitt, sat down with the reigning gold medalist in Olympic Triathlon, and some colorful characters in the world of endurance sports.  Check out the bios of Bob’s 4 upcoming interviews below. Gwen Jorgenson – (source – www.gwenjorgenson.com)    Hometown: Waukesha, Wis. Resides: St Paul, MN College: University of…

February 18, 1978 – Babbittville

For February 18th, the anniversary of the first Ironman in 1978, we take a look back at the beginning of an event that started on the island of Oahu, and has since grown into a global phenomenon. Clockwise: A scene from the bike course of the original Ironman on Oahu. The founders: John and Judy Collins,…

Summer Cook – Babbittville

Summer Cook’s journey to triathlon is a wild one to say the least.  She went from swimming at Villanova, to running at Villanova, to becoming part of USA Triathlon’s collegiate recruitment program, to winning her first WTS race in Edmonton this past September.   Subscribe to Babbittville Radio on iTunes   Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter…