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Hines Ward and Paula Newby-Fraser

by on Mar.19, 2013, under Archive, Ironman, Road to Kona, triathlon

He is a Super Bowl MVP, two-time Super Bowl Champion and a winner of Dancing with the Stars. She is the most decorated triathlete in history, the eight-time Ironman World Champion and the Queen of Kona. With the creation of the Refuel Got Chocolate Milk ‘Become One’ program, the two have joined forces to see if Hines Ward, Mr. Fast Twitch, has what it takes to train for – and finish – the Ironman World Championship in Kona under the guidance and coaching of Paula Newby-Fraser. The day after Hines’ first ever triathlon, they came in studio to discuss the challenge.

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Austin Murphy

by on Jan.10, 2013, under Archive, cycling, Running

Austin Murphy is a long-time writer for Sports Illustrated, and during his career he has covered everything from the Super Bowl to the Tour de France. He has written numerous books including The Sweet Season, The Happiness of Pursuit, and Unstoppable. During our chat we covered everything from Austin’s thoughts on cycling and Lance Armstrong to his recent Zappos.com Rock ‘N’ Roll Las Vegas Half Marathon adventure dressed as Elvis for an upcoming piece in Sports Illustrated.

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Tom Sullivan

by on Mar.27, 2012, under Archive

Tom Sullivan has starred on Good Morning America, been nominated for three Emmy Awards, authored best-selling books, completed 23 marathons, sang the national anthem at the Super Bowl, raced triathlons on the back of a 60 pound tandem with a flamingo on the front and, more importantly, proven every single day of his 65 years on this planet that being blind will never, ever limit the way he lives his life. In this wonderful interview Tom takes us from his childhood to present day, and this journey includes sometime hilarious interactions with 20th Century legends like Martin Luther King, Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Pete Rozelle. If you have been having problems getting motivated for your workouts, take Tom Sullivan along on your next ride, run or trip to the weight room. You won’t regret it!

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