Jim Vance – Babbittville

USA Triathlon just committed $2.6 million dollars to support NCAA colleges looking to create triathlon programs for women at their schools. Coach Jim Vance came on to chat about that, his Formula Endurance Program, and the growth of junior triathlon programs around the country.   Subscribe to Babbittville Radio on iTunes     Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter…

Tim Reed – Babbittville

He grew up in Australia as a basketball and rugby player. But Tim Reed eventually realized that his body type and work ethic made endurance sports a much better fit for him.  As an age grouper, he made it to the Ironman World Championship in Hawaii and completed the 112 mile ride on a borrowed…

Shane Niemeyer – Babbittville

Shane Niemeyer was a heroin addict and had been arrested 25 times. While in prison,  he attempted to hang himself and failed. From that point on his life changed forever, and triathlon and the Ironman played a huge role. His story is unbelievable! Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter Subscribe to Babbittville SwimRun San Juan Islands Toughman…

Mohamed Lahna – Babbittville

Mohamed Lahna has completed the infamous Marathon des Sables, considered the toughest running event on earth, and this past summer completed the Norseman Xtreme Triathlon plus three full Ironman events. It’s amazing what he has accomplished considering that the young man from Morocco was born with a short right leg and didn’t become an athlete…

Brett Sutton – Babbittville

Brett Sutton is probably the best known triathlon coach in the world. Our wide ranging conversation focused on the amazing athletes and personalities he has worked with through the years. We chatted about Greg Welch, Greg Bennett, Emma Snowsill, Nicola Spirig, Daniela Ryf, Caroline Steffen and Chrissie Wellington, among others. Sponsors Subscribe to Newsletter Subscribe…