by Bob Babbitt | Aug 07, 2005 |
Tim DeBoom is the last man to win the Ironman two years in a row, in 2001 and 2002. How tough is it to defend? What was it like to train with Peter Reid all summer and then have to go head-to-head with him on race day? What was DeBoom feeling in 2001 when, because the horror of September 11, 2001 was still so fresh, the people on the streets of Kailua-Kona were chanting Go USA! Go USA”” as he ran by?
You’ll get it all in this interview from two months before the 2005 Ironman with Tim DeBoom. “”