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Archive for August, 2013

Brenda Martinez

by on Aug.29, 2013, under Archive, Running

cmr2Brenda Martinez has had an awesome season which culminated with her bronze medal at the IAAF Track and Field World Championship in the 800. To make it that much sweeter, it was the first time an American woman medaled in the 800 at the world track and field championships.

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Billy Kenoi

by on Aug.29, 2013, under Ironman, Road to Kona, triathlon

cmr2Billy Kenoi is the Mayor of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. He watched the Ironman for the first time four years ago and was immediately hooked. In the past year he has lost 30 pounds and completed both an Olympic distance event and a 70.3 race. He came on to chat about the impact of the Ironman World Championship on his island and how much he is loving his new lifestyle.

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David Epstein

by on Aug.21, 2013, under Archive, Running

cmr2David Epstein is a senior writer at Sports Illustrated and a former 800 meter runner at Columbia. His current book, The Sports Gene, is creating huge buzz. David was kind enough to come on with us to chat about his travels to Jamaica to get a sense of their sprinting culture and then on to Kenya to examine why the athletes there have been so successful when it comes to going long.

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Mark Zeigler

by on Aug.21, 2013, under Archive, cycling, Running

cmr2Mark Zeigler from the San Diego Union Tribune is our go-to guy whenever the subject turns to PEDs. So what does he think of what recently happened with the Jamaican sprinters, A-Rod, Ryan Braun and Major League Baseball, cycling, and the NFL? As always, the conversation was riveting!

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Max Longree

by on Aug.20, 2013, under Ironman, triathlon

cmr2He is leading an Ironman and is three miles from the biggest win of his life. So what does Max Longree do? While running 2:48 pace, he has the lead motorcyclist order up a big, thick, juicy hamburger that will be waiting for Max at the finish. Love him!

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John and Judy Collins

by on Aug.15, 2013, under Archive, Ironman, Road to Kona, triathlon

cmr2John and Judy Collins created the greatest one day endurance event in history, the Ironman triathlon, in 1978. They came in studio to take us on a trip back in time.

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Gordon Haller

by on Aug.15, 2013, under Archive, Ironman, Road to Kona, triathlon

cmr2In honor of Ironman’s 35th anniversary, we had the first ever champion, Gordon Haller, on with us.

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Siri Lindley

by on Aug.13, 2013, under Archive, Ironman, Road to Kona, triathlon

cmr2Her female athletes have won two of the last three Ironman World Championship titles in Kona. Siri Lindley just might be the best coach in the Tri business.

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