Competitor Group, Inc.

Tag: Kona Countdown

Kona Countdown: Craig Alexander

by on Oct.08, 2010, under Ironman, Road to Kona, triathlon

cmr

Kona Countdown concludes today. We’ve counted down to Kona with 30 classic Ironman interviews from our archives. For our final feature, we have Craig Alexander, 2008 and 2009 champion.

Not long after winning his second Ironman title in a row, Craig Alexander came on to chat about his battle with second place finisher Chris Lieto.

Craig Alexander  2009     56 min.

Leave a Comment :, more...

Kona Countdown: IronWar Part II: Mark Allen

by on Oct.07, 2010, under Ironman, Road to Kona, triathlon

cmr

As part of our final Kona Countdown of classic Ironman shows, we’ve selected back to back interviews with Dave Scott and Mark Allen as they discuss IronWar…

Huddle and I interviewed Mark Allen on the 20th anniversary of the greatest Ironman race in history: IronWar.

Mark Allen     54 min.

1 Comment :, , more...

Kona Countdown: IronWar Part I: Dave Scott

by on Oct.06, 2010, under Ironman, Road to Kona, triathlon

cmr

As part of our final Kona Countdown of classic Ironman shows, we’ve selected back to back interviews with Dave Scott and Mark Allen as they discuss IronWar…

Huddle and I interviewed six time Ironman champion Dave Scott about the race against Mark Allen back in 1989 that is simply known as IronWar.

Dave Scott     53 min.

Leave a Comment :, , more...

Kona Countdown: Chrissie Wellington 2007

by on Oct.05, 2010, under Ironman, Road to Kona, triathlon

cmr

We’ve been counting down to Kona by featuring classic Ironman shows from our archives. We’re down to the final four days and have lined up four great shows for the final few days before Kona.

Today we have a classic interview with Chrissie Wellington after she surprised the world with her first win in Kona back in 2007.

Chrissie Wellington 2007     1:06

Leave a Comment :, more...

Kona Countdown: Rasmus Henning

by on Oct.04, 2010, under Ironman, Road to Kona, triathlon

cmr

Rasmus Henning took fifth last year in Kona despite a broken bone. After his big win at the Quelle Challenge in Germany this summer, he is ready to be a major factor this time around.

Rasmus Henning     55 min.

Leave a Comment :, more...

Kona Countdown: Tom Warren

by on Oct.03, 2010, under Ironman, Road to Kona, triathlon

cmr

Kona Countdown continues with less than a week to go.

30 years after his win in 1979, Tom Warren came on to discuss the race that helped to put the Ironman on the map.

Tom Warren   34 min.

Leave a Comment :, more...

Kona Countdown: Peter Reid 2005

by on Oct.02, 2010, under Ironman, Road to Kona, triathlon

cmrKona Countdown: 1 week to go.

Peter Reid decided that he needed to do a little solo training on the Big Island before the 2005 Ironman, living in a little cabin up at 6,000. This hour long interview provides some valuable insight into the mind of the three-time Ironman World Champion.

Peter Reid  2005   59 min.

Leave a Comment :, more...

Kona Countdown: Chris McCormack 2009

by on Oct.01, 2010, under Ironman, Road to Kona, triathlon

cmr

Chris McCormack came in studio after taking fourth in the 2009 race. Being off the pace in the swim forced him to play catch up all day long.

Chris McCormack  2009    42 min.

Leave a Comment :, , more...