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  • Dave Scott at Triathlon Club of San Diego

    Wednesday, June 25, 2014 12:45 AM

    Dave Scott is the six-time Ironman World Champion and the first inductee into the Ironman Triathlon Hall of Fame. ‘The Man’ joined us for a Q&A with the Tri Club of San Diego and we went through his amazing career.

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  • Robyn Benincasa

    Wednesday, June 25, 2014 12:31 AM

    Robyn Benincasa is one of the greatest female endurance athletes in history and was just named a CNN Hero. It was the perfect time to chat with the adventure racer, firefighter, and the creator of Project Athena.

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  • Colleen De Reuck

    Wednesday, June 25, 2014 12:00 AM

    Colleen De Reuck, now 50 and an age group triathlete, won her division at Ironman 70.3 Hawaii, was the second age group woman overall, dominated her division, and her 1:25:28 half marathon was the fastest for any pro or age group woman in the race!

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  • Kem Akol

    Tuesday, June 24, 2014 11:53 PM

    Kem Akol has created a smaller, boutique iron distance event called Capitola Man that is coming up on September 13th. There is an aquabike and a relay division plus the course sounds downright spectacular!

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  • Max Fennell

    Monday, June 16, 2014 1:46 AM

    Max Fennell is hoping to become the first African American professional triathlete and to one day make the U.S. Olympic triathlon team.

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  • Angela Naeth

    Monday, June 9, 2014 1:30 AM

    At the age of 10, Angela Naeth watched the Ironman World Championship on TV and felt that one day she wanted to give that race a try. Coming off of a sixth place finish at Ironman Melbourne and a win at Ironman Hawaii 70.3, she just might be joining the best in the world at that legendary starting line in Kona on October 11th.

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  • Allan Pitman

    Sunday, June 8, 2014 6:20 PM

    Allan Pitman is a 66 year old Aussie who will be racing his 40th Ironman in Kona this October and his 16th Ironman World Championship. We also think Allan will be the first triathlete in Kona to be racing with his grand daughter!

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  • Joanna Zeiger

    Wednesday, May 28, 2014 9:56 PM

    Joanna Zeiger knows just a bit about training. She came on the show to chat about her career and her new coaching program called www.racereadycoaching.com

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  • Mirinda Carfrae and Tim O’Donnell

    Friday, May 23, 2014 11:22 PM

    We were at Runner’s Roost in Denver for a wide-ranging Q&A presented by Tri Rock Colorado and Audi Boulder with two-time Ironman World Champion and course record holder Mirinda Carfrae along with her husband and Ironman Brazil course record holder, Timothy O’Donnell. The conversation was a total blast.

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  • Matt Fitzgerald

    Wednesday, May 14, 2014 4:24 PM

    Matt Fitzgerald, one of the most prolific authors around, has a new book out called Diet Cults. He came on to chat about the genesis of the book and his thoughts on nutrition for endurance athletes.

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  • Jesse Thomas

    Thursday, May 8, 2014 10:32 PM

    Jesse Thomas broke a bone in his foot a year ago as he came down the last downhill on his way to winning his third consecutive Wildflower Triathlon. Last weekend, he returned to Wildflower to win for the 4th straight year. Jesse came on to chat about the emotions he dealt with over this past year and how he thought numerous times that his career just might be over.

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  • Andrew Messick

    Wednesday, May 7, 2014 4:42 PM

    In this wide-ranging interview with Andrew Messick, on the three year anniversary of becoming the CEO of Ironman, we covered everything from his time with the NBA and AEG, Lance Armstrong, the globalization of the Ironman brand, and what he feels is his greatest accomplishment so far.

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  • John Maclean

    Wednesday, April 30, 2014 4:02 PM

    John Maclean was training to do a triathlon 26 years ago when he was hit by a truck while cycling and paralyzed from the waist down. John became, on his third attempt, the first handcycle athlete to finish the Ironman Triathlon World championship under all of the cut off times in 1997. John is now able to walk the beach with his wife and son and his plan now is to race that same triathlon he was training for when he was paralyzed 26 years ago.

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  • Katie Hursey and Tommy Zaferes

    Friday, April 25, 2014 3:12 PM

    Katie Hursey and her boyfriend and fellow pro triathlete Tommy Zaferes are serious contenders to make the U.S. Olympic Triathlon team in 2016.

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  • Heather Wurtele

    Tuesday, April 15, 2014 1:08 AM

    Five-time Ironman champion Heather Wurtele has started off 2014 with two big wins. We chatted with the Canadian about living in and traveling to races in a motor home with her husband and fellow-pro triathlete, Trevor, her goals for 2014, and how squirrels actually disabled their vehicle!

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  • Joe Gambles

    Tuesday, April 15, 2014 12:59 AM

    Aussie Joe Gambles took fourth at the Ironman 70.3 in Oceanside to kick off his season and is hoping to be racing in both Roth and Kona this year.

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  • Nick McElwee

    Tuesday, April 15, 2014 12:50 AM

    Nick McElwee oversees Tri Yas, which puts on a triathlon on the infamous Yas Marina Circuit Formula 1 course in Abu Dhabi. The event has grown from 600 participants to 1300 in the span of four years. But Nick and his team realized that, with incredibly high levels of childhood obesity and diabetes in the region, the sport of triathlon could serve a much bigger purpose if they invested year round in the sport and the community by opening the race track to workouts on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings.

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  • Craig Alexander

    Monday, April 7, 2014 8:40 PM

    After his fifth place at Ironman Melbourne, three-time Ironman World Champion and course record holder Craig Alexander announced his retirement from Ironman racing, making it the perfect time to look back at his amazing career with the man known as Crowie.

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  • Sebastian Kienle and Julie Dibens

    Wednesday, April 2, 2014 3:36 PM

    The day after the Accenture Ironman 70.3 in Oceanside, we set up a Q&A with three-time XTERRA World Champion and 2009 Ironman 70.3 World Champion Julie Dibens and two-time Ironman 70.3 World Champion Sebastian Kienle for the Tri Club of San Diego. The conversation was awesome.

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  • Pete Jacobs

    Friday, March 28, 2014 6:42 PM

    Pete Jacobs won the most important event in his sport, the Ironman Triathlon World Championship, in 2012. How did that win change his life, and how is he bouncing back from his tough race in Kona this past October?

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