2017 Kona To Boston

2017 Ironman World Championship Boston Marathon Qualifiers   From our friends at SportStats…. There were 135 Ironman World Championship finishers who ran qualifying times for the Boston Ma...

Countdown to Kona 2017: Part 4

Welcome to Part 4 of our 3rd annual Babbittville Countdown to Kona!    This year we are featuring 50 of our favorite Ironman sound bites from our Babbittville interviews.    Follow along on...

Abby Arne

Just Like Abby   Meet Abby Arne…   Find out more about the Angel City Games here.        Find out more about The Challenged Athletes Foundation here, and the San Diego ...

February 1982 Ironman

In February of 1982, two young college students changed the course of Ironman history. Julie Moss led deep into the marathon when she simply ran out of gas and her body shut down. As she staggered to...

Countdown to Kona 2017: Part 3

Welcome to Part 3 of our 3rd annual Babbittville Countdown to Kona!    This year we are featuring 50 of our favorite Ironman sound bites from our Babbittville interviews.    Follow along on...

Countdown to Kona 2017

Welcome to our 3rd annual Babbittville Countdown to Kona!    This year we are featuring 50 of our favorite Ironman sound bites from our Babbittville interviews.    Follow along on our count...

Countdown to Kona 2017: Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of our 3rd annual Babbittville Countdown to Kona!    This year we are featuring 50 of our favorite Ironman sound bites from our Babbittville interviews.  Follow along on our co...

Gabriel Cardier

The Runner Meet Gabriel Cardier…       Find out more about the Angel City Games here.        Find out more about The Challenged Athletes Foundation here, and the S...

Teyler Becher

No Limits   Meet Teyler Becher…     Find out more about the Angel City Games here.        Find out more about The Challenged Athletes Foundation here, and the San ...

Joshua Miller

JJ Meet Joshua Miller….     Find out more about the Angel City Games here.    Find out more about The Challenged Athletes Foundation here, and the San Diego Triathlon Challenge h...

Mauricio Pena

Dream Big   Meet Mauricio Pena….     Find out more about the Angel City Games here.        Find out more about The Challenged Athletes Foundation here, and the San...

Ella Rodriquez

Lots of Options Meet Ella Rodriquez….     Find out more about the Angel City Games here.    Find out more about The Challenged Athletes Foundation here, and the San Diego Triathl...

David Bailey and Carlos Moleda

For three years, from 1998-2000, former Navy SEAL Carlos Moleda and motocross legend David Bailey went head-to-head in Kona in the handcycle division. Moleda had been paralyzed when he was shot in th...

Andrew Seelhoff

      Find out more about the Angel City Games here.        Find out more about The Challenged Athletes Foundation here, and the San Diego Triathlon Challenge here.  &nb...

A Salute to His Soldiers

  The date was June 21, 2003 and Captain David Rozelle was in his Humvee on a mission in Iraq. Their vehicle drove over an anti-tank land mine and Rozelle, who was sitting directly above where t...

Super Bowl

Editorial By Bob Babbitt Competitor, January/February 1998   Nervous?  Sure, I guess you could say I’m nervous.  The big man in front of us is pacing slowly back and forth, arms folded, a scowl ...

Dick and Rick Hoyt

As a dad, what would you do if doctors told you that your son Rick was a vegetable and that he should be institutionalized? If you’re Dick Hoyt, you ignore the experts and prove everyone wrong. They ...

My Camelot

I love racing. There is nothing better in the whole wide world. Some people I know get stressed out just thinking about race morning. But for me, if it’s a Saturday or Sunday and there are no numbers...

Rod and Pre

Their first meeting came after the 1972 Olympics. At those games in Munich, America’s young gun, Steve Prefontaine, took fourth place in the Olympic 5000 meters while New Zealand’s Rod Dixon took hom...

Mr. Lucky

  Scott Brown and Chris Fuller fit the profile for Muddy Buddies perfectly. After all, the Muddy Buddy is for folks looking for a good time running and cycling with a little bit of pizzazz added...