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…

Richard Izzo – Babbittville

Rich Izzo is the main man behind the rapidly expanding Toughman Tri series. Toughman recently expanded into Costa Rica and Mexico and announced De Soto as their official clothing partner and Tri Sutto as their coaching partner.   Subscribe to Babbittville Radio on iTunes   Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter Subscribe to Babbittville SwimRun San Juan…

Clayton Frech – Babbittville

Clayton Frech is the creator of the Angel City Games, coming up on July 7-10 at UCLA. Challenged athletes from all over the world will participate in track and field, wheelchair basketball, wheelchair tennis, swimming, soccer and archery. For more information check out angelcitysports.org. Subscribe to Babbittville Radio on iTunes   Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter…

Images from Honu – Babbittville

Our man on the scene, Lee Gruenfeld captured some sights during the 2016 edition of Ironman 70.3 Hawaii, aka Ironman Honu.   All photos © 2016 by Lee Gruenfeld Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter Subscribe to Babbittville SwimRun San Juan Islands Toughman Velofix ATV Swim Spas Links Babbittville Radio on iTunes Babbitt Media Group Babbittville Radio on Stitcher…

Brian Davis – Babbittville

Brian Davis is the Chief Energy Officer for Energy Events and came on to chat about the 20 events his team puts on including the Rum Run, the Vancouver USA Marathon and the Suncadia Multisport Festival.   Subscribe to Babbittville Radio on iTunes   Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter Subscribe to Babbittville SwimRun San Juan Islands…