Andre Kajlich – Babbittville

Andre Kajlich just became the first wheelchair bound athlete to finish Ultraman Canada. He has become an amazing athlete who, since losing both legs above the knee in a subway accident in 2003 in Prague, is always looking for the very best way to push himself to the very limit of his endurance. As you’ll…

Face Off in Vegas! – Babbittville

    The email showed up the other day. Interbike, for their 2013-2014 Interbike Awards, was letting me know that I had been nominated for the 2013-2014 Triathlon Industry Leader of the Year. The nominees – Dan Empfield, myself and HOKA, the shoe brand, had all “demonstrated leadership and vision in driving the sport of…

Eric Gilsenan – Babbittville

Eric Gilsenan has completed the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon every year since 1989 when he weighed in at over 210 pounds. Finishing that event changed his life forever and his goal for the past two and a half decades has been to help others do the same.       Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter Subscribe…

Ritch Viola – Babbittville

Ritch Viola is the main man behind the Every Man Jack line of skin and hair care products and a triathlon team. Their group has grown to over 50 athletes around the country and their goals are simple: go fast and give back.         Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter Subscribe to Babbittville SwimRun San…

Remembering Jim MacLaren – Babbittville

Jim MacLaren – at one time the world’s fastest amputee triathlete – passed away on August 31, 2010 at the age of 47. His life was short but amazingly impactful. The Challenged Athletes Foundation is Jimmy’s legacy. I‘m proud to say that, through the athletes we help every day, his impact will live on forever.…

Terenzo Bozzone – Babbittville

Terenzo Bozzone from New Zealand is only 29 years old, has five World Championship Titles and has been racing triathlons for nearly half his life. We chatted about moving from Olympic format  to the Ironman and Ironman 70.3, his course record that still stands at Wildflower, training with and learning from two-time Ironman World champion…