Jens Voigt 2015 – Babbittville

Bob Babbitt: Our next guest has had 17 starts at the Tour de France, 2 stage wins, 5 wins at the Criterium International and he set the hour record at the age of 43 going 51.1 kilometers an hour, the amazing Mr. Jens Voigt. Jens, how are you? Jens Voigt: I’m very good. I’m just…

Adrianne Haslet April 2015 – Babbittville

Bob: Our next guest, one of our favorite people on the planet, she just completed the Boston Marathon, Adrianne Haslet joins us. Adrianne, first of all, how are you feeling after running the Boston Marathon? Adrianne: Bob, it’s so good to talk to you. Thank you for having me. I’m feeling good. I finally am…

John Van Wisse – Babbittville

In 2014 Aussie John Van Wisse set the course record of 61 hours and 21 minutes at the epic Arch to Arc Triathlon. Imagine starting off your triathlon by running 140 kilometers from London to Dover, then swimming the English Channel and finishing up with a 291 kilometer bike ride from Calais to Paris. Two…

Belinda Granger – Babbittville

Belinda Granger won 15 Iron distance races in her awesome career. It has been far too long since we took some time to chat!   Subscribe to Babbittville Radio on iTunes   Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter Subscribe to Babbittville UCAN Toughman Velofix Polar Links Babbittville Radio on Apple Podcasts Babbitt Media Group Babbittville Radio on Stitcher…

Fourth of July in River Forest – Babbittville

With the Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run happening this weekend and the 4th of July right around the corner, I got to thinking about this editorial I wrote a few years back.    I am lightheaded. Floating on air somewhere between Squaw Valley and Auburn, California. Vaseline has proven useless. The blisters between my toes…

Austin Watkins – Babbittville

The Four Seasons Resort on the Big Island of Hawaii has teamed up with Ironman Hall of Famer Dave Scott to create the ultimate triathlon experience at one of the world’s most spectacular resorts. Austin Watkins from Four Seasons, who recently completed his first Ironman 70.3 race, joined us to chat about the three Dave…

Boxing Lessons – Babbittville

From the archives: Remembering my dad on Father’s Day…… The ceiling above my head is a mere four feet high. The pavement my knees are scraping against is raw and abusive. As a child, the crawl space under my parent’s home was always one of my favorite places to be… Memories stored in rows and…